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|WWII: Abroad: 1944|
|CWAC Members of the Canadian Women's Army Corp (CWAC)
stationed at a Canadian Army headquarters in England.
|Haidi Rescue The R.C.N. Haida picking up German survivors,
after sinking an enemy submarine off France in June, 1944. The Haida is now a permanent
sea-war memorial in the Toronto harbour.
|U-Boat surrender Seaman from H.M.C.S. Chilliwack boarding a
badly damaged German U744 U-Boat.
|Netherlands Advance Troops crossing a temporary bridge built
by Canadian engineers over the Beveland Canal, in Walcheren Island fighting, during the
advance into the Netherlands, October, 1944.
|Canadians at Caen Canadian troops entering a destroyed Caen,
France, July 10, 1944.
|D-Day Action Canadian troops landing on Normandy beaches
during the D-Day invasion, June 6, 1944.
|Naval Escorts Canadian troops with naval escorts off the English
coast, World War II, making practice landings in preparation for the invasion of
|Advance Into Italy Canadian tanks and troop carriers moving up
the Liri Valley after overcoming German opposition, May, 1944, as they advance up Italy to the
Adolph Hitler Line.
|French Bombing Bombing the French coast with the R.A.F. in
the Second World War.
|Canadian Armour Canadian armour moving inland into
Normandy, France, 1944.
|Essex Scottish Soldiers Ontario regiment Essex Scottish and its
pipe band entering Dieppe, France in 1944 with the forward-sweeping Canadian
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