During the retreat from Dunkirk 350,000 allied troops were trapted on the harbor of Dunkirk. Operation Dynamo
was called into play, this sent many fishing boats and carriers to the harbour to save the soldiers . During the retreat
the German air force was flying over droping bombs and firing at allied troops and boats, because of this many vessels were
sunk or damaged very badly. The German soldier took more than a million aillied soldiers in three weeks, the number of
casualties was 60 000 British soldiers.