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The Seattle Times
‘Greatest generation’ is fading, but it’s still got choice words for our ownare so enduring. “It’s like they hit the trifecta,” says their daughter, Laura
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 minutes ago
are so enduring. “It’s like they hit the trifecta,” says their daughter, Laura Matz. When I caught up with them in their Normandy Park apartment, though, they couldn’t help contrasting their own stability with the turbulent state of the news... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lamborghini launches its luxury Alpha - One Android phonefootage shows moment a daredevil trying to... 'I am now too scared to leave th
Daily Mail / Posted 36 minutes ago
footage shows moment a daredevil trying to... 'I am now too scared to leave the house': Commuter who... The Invasion of Normandy in colour: Amazing photographs... 'I made it all up': D-DAY veteran feted for his bravery... Judge frees Spain... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man accidentally livestreams car hitting him in TurkeyHeartbreaking images show the trauma... It's a SEED camera! Angry drivers rip
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Heartbreaking images show the trauma... It's a SEED camera! Angry drivers rip down a pensioner's... The Invasion of Normandy in colour: Amazing photographs... 'Jobsworth' council traffic warden slaps a £50 fine on a... Baaa-d journey:... Read more
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Daily Mail
Coloured photographs from Invasion of Normandy shows Allied forcesThe Invasion of Normandy in colour: Amazing photographs show Allied forces read
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
The Invasion of Normandy in colour: Amazing photographs show Allied forces readying themselves for battle, waving captured Nazi flags and the ruins of Northern France they left behind Amazing coloured photographs show Allied troops before and after... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hilarious ways that school textbooks were vandalisedForsyth's daughter backs furious fans after... British father-of-five, 52, is
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Forsyth's daughter backs furious fans after... British father-of-five, 52, is locked in a Turkish jail... The Invasion of Normandy in colour: Amazing photographs... Labour MP and key Corbyn ally shares Twitter message... Family call in snake... Read more
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Daily Mail
D-DAY veteran feted for his bravery admits he was in NORTHERN IRELAND'I made it all up': D-DAY veteran feted for his bravery during Normandy landing
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
'I made it all up': D-DAY veteran feted for his bravery during Normandy landings finally admits he was actually in NORTHERN IRELAND at the time after 73 years George G Klein was handed the Purple Heart in US and French Legion of Honour He was... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
‘Demise’ of district? No Parma school levy for November 2017the community saying support this levy, but the way that it was presented tonig
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 hours ago
the community saying support this levy, but the way that it was presented tonight makes it real hard for me to do that." The board will listen to community input during a town hall meeting on Thursday, August 24th, at 7 p.m. at Normandy High Sch... Read more
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Officer.com
Three Officers Hospitalized After Saving Teen From Fireto a Grayslake Fire Protection District statement, crews were called at 12:34 a
Officer.com / Posted 17 hours ago
to a Grayslake Fire Protection District statement, crews were called at 12:34 a.m. for a fire in the 300 block of Normandy Lane with reports of an occupant trapped. The statement added that firefighters arriving on the scene encountered... Read more
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Variety
Deauville Film Festival Unveils Lineup, Doug Liman’s ‘American Made’ Set to Open FestivalWebb’s “The Only Boy Living in New York” and Terry George’s “The Promise” will
Variety / Posted 20 hours ago
Webb’s “The Only Boy Living in New York” and Terry George’s “The Promise” will be among the 15 pics set to premiere at the Normandy-set festival. The Uncle Sam Documentaries section will be made of several politically-minded docu features, such as... Read more
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CTV News
Delegation pays final tribute to those who fought in Dieppe, Francethe bloodshed, the raid provided valuable intelligence that would later be used
CTV News / Posted 21 hours ago
the bloodshed, the raid provided valuable intelligence that would later be used in Allied amphibious assaults on Normandy and in Africa and Italy. Trudeau said he hoped the remembrance would serve as a reminder of the terrible price paid... Read more
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The Courier
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The Courier / Posted 21 hours ago
About 2.75 hours. $141.70; oceaniacruises.com CRUISE LINE Avalon Waterways, Avalon Creativity THE DESTINATION Normandy, France THE EXCURSION Normandy's landing beaches. It is only when you see the coastline and visit sites such as... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Incredible colour images show life inside army forces during Normandy InvasionEmbarkation begins in early June 1944 on ships for Operation Overlord, the code
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 hours ago
Embarkation begins in early June 1944 on ships for Operation Overlord, the code name given to the Battle of Normandy. Here American Gunners of the 32nd Field Artillery prepare for battle American soldiers cross a farmyard among civilians, passing... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Boy, 3 Police Officers Hospitalized in Grayslake Firemorning following a fire in far north suburban Grayslake. The fire broke out j
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
morning following a fire in far north suburban Grayslake. The fire broke out just after midnight in the 300 block of Normandy Lane, fire officials said. The flames sparked at the rear of the home with heavy smoke filling the inside as a... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Teen rescued by 3 police officers from burning home in Grayslakenews overnight: three police officers were injured while rescuing a teenager fr
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
news overnight: three police officers were injured while rescuing a teenager from a burning home. This happened on Normandy Lane in Grayslake. Courtney Gousman just talked with the fire chief, she will update as information becomes... Read more
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Daily Record
Tributes paid to Paisley D-Day landings hero Robert Fouldshero has paid a moving tribute to her father, who has sadly passed away aged 97
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
hero has paid a moving tribute to her father, who has sadly passed away aged 97. Robert Foulds helped storm the beaches of Normandy to halt the Nazis’ advance through Europe during the Second World War. Former ambulance man and army Private... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why didn't Buckingham Palace fly the flag half mast for Diana?The Mercedes after it smashed at high speed into the wall of the Alma Tunnel A
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
The Mercedes after it smashed at high speed into the wall of the Alma Tunnel A witness to the Paris crash, a tourist from Normandy named Francois Levistre, gives a statement to police. He was driving through the Tunnel when in his mirror he saw a... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Enjoy the beauty and cheese and wine with Francis GimblettMore On the cheese front, Francis and Pam's interest in making their own chees
Surrey Advertiser / Posted yesterday
More On the cheese front, Francis and Pam's interest in making their own cheese came about after a trip to Livarot in Normandy, France, when they discovered a dairy where the owners were making a washed-rind cheese. Francis, who lives in... Read more
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The Current
CAMPUS CRIME REPORT: AUGUST 10 TO AUGUST 16At 3:34 p.m. UMSL PD and Animal Control responded for a bat in a hallway of Vil
The Current / Posted yesterday
At 3:34 p.m. UMSL PD and Animal Control responded for a bat in a hallway of Villa Hall. At 5:10 p.m. UMSL PD assisted Normandy PD with juveniles that had stolen a golf cart. August 12: At 3:51 p.m. a visitor to campus was treated and released... Read more
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express
'More important than my medals' D-Day hero issues emotional plea to have dead honouredbravery honoured Denis Rose was decorated by his own country and given France’
express / Posted yesterday
bravery honoured Denis Rose was decorated by his own country and given France’s highest honour for his role in the Normandy landings in June 1944. His older brother Peter was a pilot in the RAF and flew bombing missions to Dresden, but he... Read more
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Daily Mail
Storybook style architecture came out of Los Angelesappeared in the San Francisco Bay Area, mainly due to the efforts of architects
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
appeared in the San Francisco Bay Area, mainly due to the efforts of architects William Raymond Yelland and Carr Jones. Normandy Village, a Yelland-designed apartment complex near the University of California, Berkeley, is a noted... Read more
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The Christian Post
If We're Tearing Down Statues, Let's Be Consistentdark just hoping to land one. Their allies in the equally clueless media shamel
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
dark just hoping to land one. Their allies in the equally clueless media shamelessly liken their efforts to the heroes of Normandy or the liberators of Baghdad; comparisons that are as unconscionable as they are ignorant. Still, it is clear that... Read more
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Island Packet
How Ronald Reagan and South Carolina’s new governor shut down the Lowcountry’s ‘Gentlemen Smugglers’and the Sting That Launched the War on Drugs.” Evidence took investigators to
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
and the Sting That Launched the War on Drugs.” Evidence took investigators to banks in the Bahamas and off the shores of Normandy. “They looked for substantial wealth with no apparent source of income,” said Bart Daniel, who devoted 3 1/2 years... Read more
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New Kerala
Canada, City of Montreal unveil new Dieppe commemorative plaque to mark the 75th anniversary of the Dieppe Raid - newkerala news #264797in Operation Jubilee helped refine Allied amphibious techniques before the succ
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
in Operation Jubilee helped refine Allied amphibious techniques before the successful D-Day attacks on the beaches of Normandy on June 6, 1944. Seventy-five years later, Canadians came together both in Canada and in France to remember them.... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Neymar lashes Barca after extraordinary PSG goaltheir first win of the season with a 2-0 victory at Lille.media_cameraPSG's Ney
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
their first win of the season with a 2-0 victory at Lille.media_cameraPSG's Neymar, right, and PSG's Layvin Kurzawa The Normandy club had begun the campaign with back-to-back 1-0 defeats but Damien Da Silva’s early header and a strike by Ivan... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Extraordinary Neymar wondergoal on home debuttheir first win of the season with a 2-0 victory at Lille.media_cameraPSG's Ney
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
their first win of the season with a 2-0 victory at Lille.media_cameraPSG's Neymar, right, and PSG's Layvin Kurzawa The Normandy club had begun the campaign with back-to-back 1-0 defeats but Damien Da Silva’s early header and a strike by Ivan... Read more
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News.com.au
Extraordinary Neymar wondergoal on home debutthe scoring in time added on. Meanwhile Caen registered their first win of the
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
the scoring in time added on. Meanwhile Caen registered their first win of the season with a 2-0 victory at Lille. The Normandy club had begun the campaign with back-to-back 1-0 defeats but Damien Da Silva’s early header and a strike by Ivan... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Invasion success is celebrated at Duxford Imperial War Museumroadway section from Mulberry Harbour B, which was crucial to the success of th
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 2 days ago
roadway section from Mulberry Harbour B, which was crucial to the success of the Allies in breaking out from the beaches of Normandy following D-Day. Les Amis du Pont Bailey with Mrs Ida Beckett and the Beckett family. Part of an inventive solution... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONSArbor Oaks Phase I, $180,000. STI Holdings LR, LLC to Jamie K. Freyaldenhoven,
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Arbor Oaks Phase I, $180,000. STI Holdings LR, LLC to Jamie K. Freyaldenhoven, 6108 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, Ls2-4, Normandy, $178,000. Kevin W. and Patricia G. Purifoy to Pirogue Point LLC, 3917/3919 Lee Ave., Little Rock, Ls25-26 B1,... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Amole: What would Gene Amole, a liberator of Buchenwald, write about Charlottesville?in Charlottesville. He did not cross the battlefields of Germany and France, fi
Greeley Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
in Charlottesville. He did not cross the battlefields of Germany and France, fight in the Battle of the Bulge and later at Normandy, to see that nightmare moment in our history repeat itself. I wish we could read the column he would write if he... Read more
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Boston Herald
Non-event brings back memories of Hempfest nonsenseLine in from Harvard Square to Park Street to smoke some pot was somehow equiva
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Line in from Harvard Square to Park Street to smoke some pot was somehow equivalent to storming Nazi machine-gun nests at Normandy. I got a text Friday from a guy who said he heard some teen­agers in his posh suburban town complaining about the... Read more
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Daily Press
Norment: A commonwealth call for civilitydefeat Nazism more than 70 years ago. That the monument is located in Bedford,
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
defeat Nazism more than 70 years ago. That the monument is located in Bedford, which lost more residents per capita in the Normandy invasion than any American community, is a reminder of the sacrifices paid by Virginians. Those sacrifices are also... Read more
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New Kerala
Government of Canada marks the 75th anniversary of the Dieppe Raid - newkerala news #264677France. In its centre is the Dieppe-Canada Monument which features the names of
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
France. In its centre is the Dieppe-Canada Monument which features the names of people and events linking Canada and Normandy over the years. A plaque commemorating the Dieppe Raid is also located within the park. •Two Canadians,... Read more
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New Kerala
Government of Canada commemorates 75th anniversary of the Dieppe Raid - newkerala news #264687other subsequent landings, helped refine Allied amphibious techniques before th
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
other subsequent landings, helped refine Allied amphibious techniques before the successful D-Day attacks on the beaches of Normandy on June 6, 1944. Seventy-five years later, Canadians came together both in Canada and in France to remember.... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Accent: The chaplain who earned a Victoria Crossremains the subject of controversy. Some historians contend Dieppe’s hard less
The Sudbury Star / Posted 4 days ago
remains the subject of controversy. Some historians contend Dieppe’s hard lessons in 1942 informed the success of the Normandy landings two years later, while others argue that its tactical blunders were so obvious that they offered little... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Accent: Seven hours of hellbombing of German industry had hampered its war production while the overall qu
The Sudbury Star / Posted 4 days ago
bombing of German industry had hampered its war production while the overall quality of the defending troops on the Normandy beaches far from Calais was less formidable. As we ambled through Dieppe's cemetery, where repose 850 Canadians,... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Accent: Day of redemptionwere as determined to return to Dieppe as they had been eager to undertake the
The Sudbury Star / Posted 4 days ago
were as determined to return to Dieppe as they had been eager to undertake the raid. To that end, after the Battle of Normandy, the task assigned to the Canadian Army was to seize key ports along the Channel to allow for easier massive... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The hidden Cheetham Hill neighbourhood where only fairground workers are allowed to liveride operator who spent much of his career at Silcock Fun Fairs. He’s also a b
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
ride operator who spent much of his career at Silcock Fun Fairs. He’s also a bona fide war hero who took part in the Normandy Landings. As we arrive, his neighbour Pamela Hackett has just brought him dinner. Like many showmen, Thomas was... Read more
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The Morning Journal
High school scoreboard for Aug. 18at Oberlin, 11 a.m. Girls Soccer Elyria at Midview, 1 Fairview at Westlake,
The Morning Journal / Posted 4 days ago
at Oberlin, 11 a.m. Girls Soccer Elyria at Midview, 1 Fairview at Westlake, noon Cloverleaf at Keystone, 2 Normandy at North Olmsted, 3 Eastlake North at Olmsted Falls, 7 Open Door at Wellington, 10 a.m. Girls Tennis Amherst at... Read more
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The Sault Star
Dieppe defeat 'doesn't reflect on the soldiers'as best you could." McQuaid was taken prisoner. He died in April 2003 at age 8
The Sault Star / Posted 4 days ago
as best you could." McQuaid was taken prisoner. He died in April 2003 at age 83. Without Dieppe, the Allied invasion of Normandy may have happened sooner than June 1944 and would not have been as well prepared, said Zuehlke. “They has this... Read more
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CTV News
Dieppe: Veterans return to site of Canada’s deadliest day in WWIIthe sought-after machine. Despite the defeat, historians say the Dieppe Raid w
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
the sought-after machine. Despite the defeat, historians say the Dieppe Raid was important for the military because it laid the groundwork for the D-Day invasion in Normandy in June 1944. With a report from CTV’s Daniele Hamamdjian in Dieppe, Fra... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
12-old spends summer fundraising, donates over $3K to veteranscomes from a long line of veterans -- her great-grandfather was a Navy gunner d
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
comes from a long line of veterans -- her great-grandfather was a Navy gunner during World War 2 who helped ferry men to Normandy on D-Day. His service inspired her to do more for others. "I just like helping people a lot and I think the veterans... Read more
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BC Local News
Penticton man in France to mark fateful Dieppe RaidRemembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being a
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
Remembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being at Dieppe with his men but he was in Normandy for D-Day. And while the Dieppe Raid will go down as one of the darkest and bloodiest times in Canada's military... Read more
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Kitimat Sentinel
Penticton man in France to mark fateful Dieppe RaidRemembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being a
Kitimat Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Remembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being at Dieppe with his men but he was in Normandy for D-Day. And while the Dieppe Raid will go down as one of the darkest and bloodiest times in Canada’s military... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Penticton man in France to mark fateful Dieppe RaidRemembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being a
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Remembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being at Dieppe with his men but he was in Normandy for D-Day. And while the Dieppe Raid will go down as one of the darkest and bloodiest times in Canada’s military... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Penticton man in France to mark fateful Dieppe RaidRemembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being a
Peace Arch News / Posted 4 days ago
Remembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being at Dieppe with his men but he was in Normandy for D-Day. And while the Dieppe Raid will go down as one of the darkest and bloodiest times in Canada’s military... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Penticton man in France to mark fateful Dieppe RaidRemembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being a
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 4 days ago
Remembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being at Dieppe with his men but he was in Normandy for D-Day. And while the Dieppe Raid will go down as one of the darkest and bloodiest times in Canada’s military... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Penticton man in France to mark fateful Dieppe RaidRemembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being a
Oak Bay News / Posted 4 days ago
Remembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being at Dieppe with his men but he was in Normandy for D-Day. And while the Dieppe Raid will go down as one of the darkest and bloodiest times in Canada’s military... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Penticton man in France to mark fateful Dieppe RaidRemembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being a
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Remembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being at Dieppe with his men but he was in Normandy for D-Day. And while the Dieppe Raid will go down as one of the darkest and bloodiest times in Canada’s military... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Penticton man in France to mark fateful Dieppe RaidRemembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being a
Aldergrove Star / Posted 4 days ago
Remembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being at Dieppe with his men but he was in Normandy for D-Day. And while the Dieppe Raid will go down as one of the darkest and bloodiest times in Canada’s military... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Penticton man in France to mark fateful Dieppe RaidRemembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being a
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 4 days ago
Remembrance Day. According to Sudbury, his father always regretted not being at Dieppe with his men but he was in Normandy for D-Day. And while the Dieppe Raid will go down as one of the darkest and bloodiest times in Canada’s military... Read more
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