Operation Dynamo, 1940

Operation Dynamo was the code name for the Dunkirk evacuation, also known as the Miracle of Dunkirk.

Operation Dynamo was the evacuation of Allied soldiers from the beaches and harbor of Dunkirk, France, during World War 2, between 26th May and 4th June, 1940.


Operation Dynamo - men wait in an orderly fashion for their turn to be rescued.


British soldiers wade out to a waiting destroyer off Dunkirk during Operation Dynamo. HU 41240 Part of MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR PRESS AGENCY PRINT COLLECTION

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