Column of mostly British Allied troops wading out to mismatched fleet of military and civilian ships waiting to evacuate them to England after disastrous loss and retreat from the surrounding German Army at Dunkerque (Dunkirk).


  • Date: 1940-06
  • Location: Dunkirk, France
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Transportation, Special Collections, 20Th Century Select, France, Wars, Great Britain At War, Wwii, Action, Dunkirk, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_854366
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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