The Evacuation from Dunkirk : Operation Dynamo, 26 May-4 June 1940 (Whitehall Histories. Naval Staff Histories)

The Evacuation from Dunkirk : Operation Dynamo, 26 May-4 June 1940 (Whitehall Histories. Naval Staff Histories)

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  • 言語 ENG,ENG
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基本説明

The appendices include a list of ships which took part in Operation "Dynamo" and numbers of troops transported.

Full Description


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.

Table of Contents

        List of Illustrations                      vi
Foreword vii
Admiral Sir Michael Boyce
Preface to the New Edition ix
W.J.R. Gardner
Addendum to Sources xiii
List of Abbreviations xiv
The Evacuation from Dunkirk:
Contents i
Sources xi
Introduction xiii
Preliminary Events, 10--18 May 1940 1 (3)
The Week before `Operation Dynamo', 19--25 4 (10)
May 1940
Operation Dynamo is Commenced, Sunday, 26 May 14 (4)
1940
Monday, 27 May 18 (8)
Tuesday, 28 May 26 (9)
Wednesday, 29 May 35 (21)
Thursday, 30 May 56 (10)
Friday, 31 May: Evacuation Reaches its Zenith 66 (19)
Saturday, 1 June: Germans Renew Their Heavy 85 (11)
Air Effort
The Night of 1--2 June and from Daylight to 96 (9)
Dusk on the 2nd
The Night of 2--3 June: BEF Evacuated 105 (8)
The Final Night, 3--4 June 113 (9)
Analysis of the Operation 122 (7)
Appendices (A--Z) 129 (66)
Index 195 (14)
Note to Tables 1--3 209 (2)
Tables and Plans 211