Oral Answers to Questions — Dieppe Operations (Casualties)

– in the House of Commons on 8th September 1942.

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Photo of Sir Norman Hulbert Sir Norman Hulbert , Stockport

asked the Prime Minister the total casualties sustained by our troops in the recent successful combined operation at Dieppe; and whether any estimate is available of probable enemy casualties?

Photo of Mr Winston Churchill Mr Winston Churchill , Epping

It is not the practice to give exact figures of casualties in men or material sustained in individual operations, and I see no reason to depart from this practice in the present instance.