Friday, January 6, 2017

Article: The Official Statement on the Dieppe Operation.

Many Details of the Combined Operation Against Enemy Forces.

Photo Caption: Perhaps the most famous of all Dieppe photographs....
Photo Credit - ECP Armees, as in Dieppe, Dieppe by B. Greenhous

On August 19, 2017 the 75th anniversary of the Dieppe Raid will undoubtedly be recalled in many ways. A good deal of material about the raid can be found on this website - and in many many books and reports.

A few weeks after the Dieppe Raid occurred, lengthy reports appeared in newspapers, at home and abroad. An official statement was released by Canadian Defence Minister Ralston on September 18, 1942. It appears below in three parts, as found in The Hamilton Spectator and Toronto's The Globe and Mail:

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