Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

8/6/2011

The Dunkirk spirit preserved: Dover Castle opens secret tunnels where Operation Dynamo evacuation mission was masterminded

When British, French and Belgian troops were cut off and cornered by the German army on a tiny stretch of French coastline in the early summer of 1940, it seemed that the Second World War was about to come to a very abrupt end. Hitler’s stormtroopers and their blitzkrieg tactics had powered through the Low Countries and northern France at lightning speed, and now appeared to have the British Expeditionary Force at their mercy. for more click here

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