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Dieppe August 19th 1942

Dieppe August 19th 1942

In August of 1942 a disastrous invasion by Allied troops of the small French port of Dieppe, as a test of the landing capabilities of the Allied forces, a trial run for the invasion of Europe in World War II. A dismal failure, poorly planned and executed, a largely...

Aero Garment, Vancouver

"Charles Chan Kent's C. Kent & Co. and his Vancouver Shirt and Overall Manufacturing Co. became Aero Garment Ltd. in 1925 and began to market nationally. He built a hundred thousand sq. ft. factory not far from Chinatown in 1958 and became one of the first to...