North Shores

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Juno Beach - Advance Inland - Initial Attacks
... guns in Courseulles, while the eastern companies of the North Shore Regiment were fighting for Saint-Aubin ... To their east, "C" and "D" Company of the North Shores advanced towards Tailleville—the headquarters of II Battalion of the 736th Grenadiers ... Mortar fire north of the headquarters was both concentrated and accurate, slowing the advance of "C" Company ...

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