Military => Military Personnel => Topic started by: kyn on August 01, 2011, 21:20:59

Title: A Sheppey Man's Dunkirk Experiences
Post by: kyn on August 01, 2011, 21:20:59
With permission I am posting a letter received by myself detailing a Sheppey man's time during the Dunkirk evacuation.

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Title: Re: A Sheppey Man's Dunkirk Experiences
Post by: WO1RNR on December 06, 2011, 13:03:00
An excellent first hand report
Thanks for posting it
Title: Re: A Sheppey Man's Dunkirk Experiences
Post by: Minsterboy on December 06, 2011, 15:27:24
Dear me, that puts modern day stress into context. Impossible, without actually being there, to know what stress, fear, panic, are all about. Not only that. on getting back to England they were sent out again for the next 4-5 years to experience it over and over again.