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GOLD UTAH AMERICAN FORCES 50th NORTHUMBRIAN INFANTRY DIVISION CANADIAN 3rd INFANTRY DIVISION OMAHA JUNO PORT-EN-BESSIN ARROMANCHES VER-SUR-MER D514 COURSEULLES-SUR-MER E46 RYES BAZENVILLE REVIERS D35 BENY-SUR-MER LUC-SUR-MER BAYEUX DOUVRES LA DELIVRANDE BAYEUX N13 SECQUEVILLE- EN-BESSIN D22 D7 D572 JERUSALEM BROUAY D6 CHOUAIN N13 CAMBES- EN-PLAINE D515 BALLEROY D13 TILLY-SUR-SEULLES HOTTOT-LES-BAGUES ST MANVIEU TILLY-SUR-SEULLES D9 FONTENAY- LE-PESNEL A84 CHEUX R.Odon CARPIQUET CAEN N158 PERSONAL STORIES The Westlake Brothers Hailing from Toronto, Ontario, brothers Private George Westlake, Rifleman Albert Westlake and Rifleman Thomas Westlake were killed within days of each other. George is buried in Plot 8, Row F, Grave 12, while Thomas and Albert are buried next to each other in Plot 3, Row D, Graves 7 and 8. Buried at Beny-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery

BRITISH 3rd INFANTRY DIVISION LION-SUR-MER OUISTREHAM HERMANVILLE MERVILLE RANVILLE COLOMBELLES BOURGUEBUS SWORD PEGASUS BRIDGE BANNEVILLE- LA-CAMPAGNE BRITISH 6th AIRBORNE DIVISION A13 TOWN/CITY R.Dives CWGC CEMETERIES Private Jack Banks Born in Darwen, Lancashire, Jack was serving with the Durham Light Infantry when he was killed in July 1944, aged 16 years old. He is thought to be one of the youngest British soldiers to die during the Normandy campaign. Buried at Jerusalem War Cemetery Private Emile Corteil Serving with the Parachute Regiment, Emile was buried with his loyal Alsatian paratroop dog Glenn who died by his side. The personal inscription on the headstone reads: © Airborne Assault Museum, Duxford ‘Had you known our boy you would have loved him too. ‘Glen’ his paratroop dog was killed with him.’ Buried at Ranville War Cemetery

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