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Stan Darch was one of the last surviving Royal Hamilton Light Infantry veterans…

Stan Darch was one of the last surviving Royal Hamilton Light Infantry veterans from the ill-fated Second World War raid on Dieppe.

Stan Darch passed away at the age of 94.

Rest In Peace Stan Darch.

FAIR WINDS AND FOLLOWING SEAS
Thomas Simpson is very saddened to report the passing of Private Stan Darch of 1st Bn Royal Hamilton Light Infantry. Stan Darch was a veteran of Dieppe and a Prisoner of War.

Stan Darch passed away on Saturday April 12, 2014.

Stan Darch was captured by the Germans during the Allied attack on August 19, 1942, and he spent the rest of the conflict in a prisoner-of-war camp.

He was one of the last surviving Royal Hamilton Light Infantry veterans from the ill-fated Second World War raid on Dieppe has died at the age of 94.

Semper Paratus

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Royal Canadian Air Force Breaking News Update: NORAD Operation SPRING FORWARD c…

Royal Canadian Air Force Breaking News Update:

NORAD Operation SPRING FORWARD concludes in Canada’s North

Introduction

Canada’s active commitment to our security and sovereignty in the North was demonstrated with a coordinated two-week operation conducted by the Royal Canadian Air Force in partnership with NAV CANADA, the Canadian Air Defence Sector of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and the Alaskan NORAD Region.

This operation was carried out to ensure NORAD and its geographical component, the Canadian NORAD Region (CANR) maintains optimal readiness levels at Forward Operating Locations across the North.

Contact Information:

Captain Wright Eruebi
Public Affairs Officer
1 Canadian Air Division / Canadian NORAD Region HQ
Phone: (204) 833-2500 ext 6795
Email: Wright.Eruebi@forces.gc.ca

NORAD-USNORTHCOM Public Affairs
Phone: (719) 554-6889
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