Juno, Where Citizen Soldiers From Canada Made History
The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada), 27 May 2004, p. 418-433

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Juno, Where Citizen Soldiers From Canada Made History

The speaker introduced his address as a talk "about a generation of Canadians, that 60 years ago, gave every person who ever gave a speech here (since 1945) the freedom to do so. He read excerpts from his book "Juno: Canadians at D-Day, June 6, 1944" and also showed footage shot during the assault at Bernieres-sur-Mer made by the Queen's Own Rifles. He also relates the story behind, and importance of, this footage. Some very moving concluding remarks acknowledging the veterans.