Juno Beach Tributes: D-Day Fallen Sappers

D-Day Beaches by Orville Fisher - himself trained as a Sapper before becoming the only war artist to land on D-Day.
Beny-Sur-Mer Canadian War Cemetery – With the exception of LCpl Freguson, 17 of the 18 Canadian Sappers killed during the assault are buried in this cemetery located at Reviers, about 4 kilometres from Juno Beach in Normandy, France. LCpl Ferguson has no known grave and is remembered at the Bayeux Memorial. (Photo by J. Stephens)
This memorial lists the names of soldiers of the 8th Infantry Brigade killed during the assault.  Among the names are six members of the 5th Field Company, Royal Canadian Engineers.
Publication Date 
02 Jun 2015