The Miracle At Dunkirk Gave Hope To The Free World
Posted on June 5, 2020 by MyLegalHelpUSA
“Churchill never wavered. He assumed the mantle of the British Empire’s protector as if it were made for him. As he went to bed at 3 a.m. on May 11, Churchill later recalled, “I felt as if I were walking with destiny, and that all my past life had been but a preparation for this hour and for this trial.” @JoshuaMLawson.
“Be Ye Men of Valour”
Tremendous comprehensive piece that’s a great tribute to all those who served, sacrificed and in some cases offered all in order that we here in the now would live in Freedom and carry on their legacy for God. I’m so touched and inspired why this article that because many of us had kin that were part of the allied forces serving in both the European Theater and simultaneously the Pacific as well that I should reblog this in honor of all our service personnel both current and past for all they did and do for us!
In the dark days of WWII, heroic sacrifice, the leadership of Winston Churchill, and good fortune ensured the survival of the Allied resistance to Hitler.
June 4, 2020
Eighty years ago, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill announced the successful completion of the largest amphibious military evacuation of all time. Between May 26 and June 4, 1940, more than 338,000 Belgian, British, and French troops fled from Dunkirk, France across the stormy seas of the English Channel to safety, narrowly escaping annihilation at the hand of the Nazis.
Call it chance, destiny, luck, or Providence, the “miracle of the little ships” kept hope alive for the fledging Allied resistance to Adolf Hitler. But it was no sure thing.
At the start of “Operation Dynamo”—the codename for the Dunkirk evacuations—Churchill had been Prime Minister for a mere 16 days. Few Britons wanted the job. Prominent men like Foreign Secretary Lord Halifax were…
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