1. A fleet of Little Ships that rescued Allied troops from Dunkirk in 1940 has set sail from Ramsgate to mark the 70th anniversary of the event. Fifty vessels headed to France to commemorate Operation Dynamo, the evacuation of 338,000 soldiers from Dunkirk‚Äôs beaches. The troops had been driven back to the French coast by the German army during the second world war…

    Maritime Monday for April 23, 2012: Dunkirk Jack

     
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