Today in World War II History

70 Years Ago—June 4, 1940: Germans take Dunkirk and 40,000 French POWs, after British successfully evacuated 300,000. British Prime Minister Winston Churchill gives famous speech: “We shall fight on the beaches…We shall never surrender.”
65 Years Ago—June 4, 1945: US Marines land behind Japanese lines on Oroku Peninsula on Okinawa.