Allied Land Forces

Number of troops engaged : 5463

Yellow Beach I at Berneval: 124 commandos

Yellow Beach II at Belleville sur Mer: 120 (but only 20 actually landed)

Blue Beach at Puys: 554 troops in two waves

 

 

 

 

ROYAL REGIMENT OF CANADA

 

 

 

 

BLACK WATCH HIGHLANDER

White Beach at Dieppe (from the center of the beach up to the western end):

ROYAL HAMILTON LIGHT INFANTERY : 582 troops

Red Beach at Dieppe (from the center of the beach up to the eastern end)

ESSEX SCOTTISH REGIMENT  : 553 troops

FUSILIERS MONT ROYAL (in a second wave) : 584 troops

Red and white beaches at Dieppe: 77 landed

14th CALGARY REGIMENT(Chars Churchill)

Dieppe Harbor between the two jetties and on board the ship “The Locust”

ROYAL MARINES COMMANDO N°10 - including 10 French citizens

Different Commando units

1st US Ranger Battalion: 50 American troops split into different commando units, and including 14 French, first elements of the “Kieffer” commando group

Green beach in Pourville-sur-Mer (eastern side)

 

 

 

SOUTH SASKATCHEWAN REGIMENT  : 523 troops

Green beach in Pourville-sur-Mer (western side)

 

 

 

QUEEN'S OWN CAMERON HIGHLANDERS OF CANADA -  503 troops

ORANGE Beach I in Vasterival - Commando N°4

ORANGE Beach II in Sainte-Marguerite-Sur-Mer

Commando N°4
Commando N°4

250 troops divided into two groups, half arriving on Orange Beach II.