spifire
60th Anniversary
of D-Day


6 June 1944/2004



Gliders assembled on D-Day minus one.


Eighth Brigade of the 3rd Canadian Division assaulting the beach at Bernieres-sur-Mer.
 
This is what
it was like on D-Day
6 June 1944





Seventh Brigade of the 3rd Canadian Division moving in off the beach at Courseulles-sur-Mer.

Ninth Brigade of the 3rd Canadian Division landing in mid-morning at Bernieres-sur-Mer.
 
These pictures
are 2004.

Beach gun emplacement at St Aubin-sur-Mer


AVRE at Courseulles-sur-Mer


Arromanche, site of a Mulberry.


Memorial at Bernieres-sur-Mer.


harbour at Courseulles-sur-Mer




Her Majesty the Queen addressing the veterans at Juno Beach Centre


Fly past by the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight.


Governor General Adrienne Clarkson addressing the veterans at Bretteville-sur-Laize.


... and of course!

     

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