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Medal of Bravery

Medal of Bravery

Mr. Hart shares a very proud moment where he earned the Military Medal for Bravery due to his actions that would save the lives of hundred of troops.

Tied and Chained for 13 Months

Tied and Chained for 13 Months

Mr. Cole recalls that for a long time, prisoners were tied and chained within the camp.

Surrendered and Captured

Surrendered and Captured

Mr. Stanley recalls his days as a POW.

Second Wave At Dieppe

Second Wave At Dieppe

Mr. Toney describes his landing at Dieppe where he witnessed much death and suffering and high casualties in his section’s first action once the beachhead had been secured..

Lessons Learned

Lessons Learned

If it hadn’t been for the lessons learned at Dieppe, Normandy may have never happened.

Landing Craft Towed Away

Landing Craft Towed Away

As the raid comes to an end, Mr. Hart describes the condition of his landing craft and how it had to be towed back to Britain.

Battle Depicted in a Painting

Battle Depicted in a Painting

With vivid recall of the Dieppe Raid, Mr. Hart tells of how he assisted in capturing the moment through an artist’s painting.

The Sights of Wounded and Dead

The Sights of Wounded and Dead

Mr. Hart provides details of action taken on the beach by the artillery as he positioned himself on the landing craft.

Red Beach an Appropriate Name!

Red Beach an Appropriate Name!

As many wounded and dead lay on the beach, Mr. Hart expresses the sights he witnessed in this bloody battle.

Artillery Under Fire

Artillery Under Fire

Mr. Hart provides details of what he was witnessing from the landing craft.

The Attack Begins

The Attack Begins

A moment most troops were waiting for, Mr. Hart tells of the attack on the beach in Dieppe.

Being Briefed about Raid

Being Briefed about Raid

Mr. Hart recalls the Dieppe briefing given to the troops and the excitement shared at the thoughts of active battle.

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