The Evacuation from Dunkirk: 'Operation Dynamo', 26 May-June 1940

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Routledge, Feb 4, 2014 - History - 272 pages
This is the Naval Staff History of "Operation Dynamo", originally published internally in 1949. British ships evacuated nearly 100,000 men of the BEF from the beaches, and over 200,000 from harbours. Other nations' vessels carried more than 30,000.
 

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Contents

Chapter III Operation Dynamo is commenced Sunday 26th May 1940
14
Chapter IV Monday 27th May
18
Chapter V Tuesday 28th May
26
Chapter VI Wednesday 29th May
35
Chapter VII Thursday 30th May
56
Evacuation reaches its Zenith
66
Germans renew their heavy air effort
85
Chapter X The night of 1st2nd June and from daylight to dusk on 2nd
96
Chapter XII The Final Night 3rd4th June
113
Chapter XIII Analysis of the Operation
122
Appendices
129
Index
195
Notes to Tables 13
209
Tables
211
Plans
221
Copyright

BEF Evacuated 23302
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