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  • As it turned out, the actual disembarkations at " S," " X " and " Y " were carried out without any very great difficulty; but the troops detailed for " W " beach only gained a footing after incurring very heavy losses and by a display of indomitable resolution, while at " V " the operation went very near to failing altogether.
  • Especially constructed lighters, with motor power, were to play an important part in the disembarkations, a number of them having recently arrived from England.

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