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D-Day and the Battle of Normandy
75th anniversary — 1944-2019

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On June 6 1944, Allied troops stormed the beaches of Normandy (France) to open the way to Germany from the West. Victory in the Normandy campaign would come at a terrible cost. The Canadians suffered the most casualties of any division in the British Army Group.

June 6, 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy. How will you remember?

Members of the public who will be in France for the 75th anniversary events may wish to take part in activities hosted by the Juno Beach Centre. Check out their website for information.

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