Canada on D-Day: Operation Overlord
Educators: Click HERE for a Lesson Plan that explores D-Day.
2014 marked the 70th anniversary of the Normandy landings. Canadian soldiers, sailors, and airmen played a phenomenal role that day.
Honorary Captain Bill Wilson of the Royal Canadian Navy, who was there as an anti-aircraft gunner on HMCS Ottawa, guides us through the unparalleled events of June 6, 1944.
Captain Bill Wilson
To read more about Bill Wilson's experience on D-Day, see "Juno Beach forever etched in Calgarian's Memory".
Educators: Click here for a Lesson Plan that explores D-Day.