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Statement by the Prime Minister on the 75th Anniversary of the Dieppe Raid

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the 75th anniversary of the Dieppe Raid:

“75 years ago to this day, almost 5,000 Canadian soldiers, together with their British and American allies, landed in occupied France, on the shores around the town of Dieppe. Today, we remember the Canadians who sacrificed greatly in this dramatic chapter of the Second World War.