Allied invasion barges, laden with commando troops, are shown rolling up to the beaches of Dieppe. On the barge on the lower left, one of the commandos can be seen standing while another crouches beside him. This Wirephoto picture was sent from London by radio. Rob Alexander collection.
Abandoned at Dieppe by British. Berlin says: German caption accompanying this photo, which was radioed from Berlin to Buenos Aires, says the photo shows an abandoned British transport and a British tank on the shore at Dieppe, occupied France, after the Allied commando raid Aug. 19. (AP wirephoto 1942). Rob Alexander collection.