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Dover in Kent, England, United Kingdom
 

Operation Dynamo

 
 
Operation Dynamo Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 8, 2018
1. Operation Dynamo Marker
Inscription.
In
Memory Of
The Rescue Of Allied Forces
From Dunkirk, May - June 1940
To The Rescuers
Whose Courage Made It Possible
And To The Rescued
Who Lived To Fight Again
May 2015

 
Location. 51° 7.602′ N, 1° 19.444′ E. Marker is in Dover, England, in Kent. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Castle Hill Road and Canons Gate Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the Hospital Battery at the cliff’s edge next to Dover Castle. Marker is in this post office area: Dover, England CT16 1HU, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ramsay: retreat and return (here, next to this marker); Admiral Sir Bertram Home Ramsay (here, next to this marker); Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay (here, next to this marker); Fighting the Enemy in the Sky (within shouting distance of this marker); Command, Control and Communication (within shouting distance of this marker); Saluting Platform (within shouting distance of this marker); A View to the West (within shouting distance of this marker); A View of the Harbour (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dover.
 
Also see . . .  Operation Dynamo on Wikipedia
Statue of Vice-Admiral Ramsay near the Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 8, 2018
2. Statue of Vice-Admiral Ramsay near the Marker
Comander of Naval Forces, Operation Dynamo
. (Submitted on January 13, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 13, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 13, 2019, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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