Canadian soldiers land on the seized coast of Juno in Normandy

Canadian soldiers

Canadian marines from the regiment “Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry Highlanders”, part of the 9th brigade of the 3rd Infantry Division, landed in the sector “Nan White” on the beach of Juno near the town of Bernières-sur-Mer.
In the foreground is the large landing ship of His Majesty’s Navy LCI (L) -299, transferred to the United States from Great Britain under the Lend-Lease Act.

 

 

Location: Normandy, France
Date: 06 June 1944

In : 1944

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