Mary Evans Dunkirk evacuation in World War Two 10237415
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Picture No 10237415
Date June 1940
Description Dunkirk evacuation in World War Two

"Like a Regatta": the embarkation of the British Expeditionary Force by small boats from the Dunkirk beaches. Swarms of light craft taking off Allied troops to larger ships, carried out under incessant bombardment.
Source Illustration by war artist Bryan de Grineau, reproduced in The Illustrated London News, 8 June 1940
Credit Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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