Consolidating the first Four Books
BRITISH & CANADIAN BEACHES
A Consolidated Book combining the first 4 Books in the Series: 6th British Airborne Division; British 3rd Army Deployments at Sword Beach; Canadian 3rd Army Deployments at Juno Beach; British 50th (Northumbrian) Division Deployments at Gold Beach on June 6th 1944.
This book refers to the assault on all three beaches and includes Major General Percy Hobart’s 79th Armoured Division, ‘Hobart’s Funnies’, with the 6th British Airborne, under Major General Windy Gale. Lists the citations won (first VC on Gold Beach), documents all fortifications and units trained, with photographs, maps, naval and air units and major actions up to D-Day plus 8.