First World War - War in the Air

Pages tagged with "little ships"

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  • Image of painting by Norman Wilkinson depicting ships at Dunkirk in 1940

    On 10 May 1940, the German Army invaded France and the Low Countries, pushing the British Expeditionary Force (BEF), along with French and Belgian troops, back to the French port of Dunkirk. A huge rescue, Operation 'Dynamo', was organised by the Royal...