Resident takes in D-Day anniversary at Juno Beach

Paying respects - Mr. Joe Edwardson, now of Sarnia, Ont., a WWII veteran of the Regina Rifles, sharing a shot of Calvado’s with current members today. Canadian Army Facebook

Growing up half a world away and a lifetime removed from the D-Day landings that took place at Juno Beach in Normandy on June 6, 1944, Whitewood native John Saltasuk never imagined he would get to visit such hallowed ground. But that honour was bestowed upon the 34-year-old earlier this…