On 6 June 1944 he played a key role in helping Canadian troops land on the beaches of Normandy.
“The Canadians were good lads. They were fearless.”
Travelling on a specially chartered ship, they returned to the beaches they landed on 75 years ago to remember their comrades who never came home.
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