Normandy June 44 : Juno Beach - Dieppe Graphic Novel
Hardback format full colour graphic novel depicting the events of D-Day, part of a set of five titles. During World War Two Canada paid a heavy price for its part in the liberation of Europe. In August 1942, due to poor planning, the attack on Dieppe, codename `Operation Jubilee', resulted in a bitter defeat and great loss of life. However, much was learned from these mistakes, much was learned which helped the towards the preparations for `Operation Neptune', part of `Operation Overlord'.
On June 6th 1944, the Canadian soldiers landed on Juno Beach. For them, nothing would ever be the same. And yet...most of these young men were volunteers.
Twenty-five years later, a survivor of the battle took part in a programme on Radio Montreal to commemorate these events, and the emotions were still as raw as in 1944.