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May

30

1940

134,000 troops now saved by Dunkirk evacuation


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May

5

1940

Royal Navy submarine HMS Seal is captured

HMS Seal showing battle damage

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May

1

1940

First Civilian Deaths in England


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Oct

16

1939

First German air raid on UK


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