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Evacuation of Dunkirk

Postby Lucas1860 » Sat Jun 04, 2011 9:53 am

71 years ago today the evacuation of Dunkirk was completed with 338,226 Allied Troops brought back to the UK.

Just a bit of trivia.

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Re: Evacuation of Dunkirk

Postby Aceyone » Sat Jun 04, 2011 12:44 pm

and what a great achievement it was too :ymapplause:
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Re: Evacuation of Dunkirk

Postby Xplumberlives » Sat Jun 04, 2011 1:45 pm

Lucas1860 wrote:71 years ago today the evacuation of Dunkirk was completed with 338,226 Allied Troops brought back to the UK.

Just a bit of trivia.

Jim



NOT trivia at all Jim, I had family there too, a Great Uncle in the Household Cavalry was evacuated successfully from that beach. A true British turn around that lead to the successful defeat of tyranny!
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