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  A Cup of Tea* They stood on the beaches, They stood in the sea, They stood on the piers, Silent as can be. Wet and cold, Drained and weak, Desperate for home, Desperate for sleep. The ships sailed into view, They were given blankets and a nice hot brew, They made for home and... Continue Reading →

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Dunkirk

In May 1940, Germany advanced into France, trapping Allied troops on the beaches of Dunkirk. Under air and ground cover from British and French forces, troops were slowly and methodically evacuated from the beach using every serviceable naval and civilian vessel that could be found. At the end of this heroic mission, 330,000 French, British,... Continue Reading →

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