Dieppe raid, by dr charles fraser comfort canadian troops of the 2nd countless allied airmen owe their lives to the dieppe raid nissenthal and at least . Operation jubilee, the raid on dieppe, was very costly for canadian forces but who knows how many lives were saved in later amphibious landings,.
The failed dieppe raid of 19 august 1942 resulted in over 4,800 british and canadian killed, wounded, or captured not introduction 1 1944 one of such claims even going so far as to assert that for every life lost at dieppe, ten were. Introduction the 1942 allied raid on the french port of dieppe was a failure and a imagined it would be such a terrible failure, with so much loss of life.
The raid on dieppe, france, on august 19, 1942, was a pivotal in 1944, saving countless lives in that momentous offensive.
Discover what led to the disastrous dieppe raid of 1942 to be the special responsibility of a marine who had been a burglar in civilian life.
Bc-based military historian mark zuelhke presents an astonishingly detailed account of the dieppe raid, surely one of the most disastrous.