Correction

The Dunkirk, France, rescue of 330,000 troops took place between May 29 and June 4, 1940, avoiding an attack by German forces. Due to a Republic error, the year was incorrect in a news story that appeared on Page A4 of Friday’s Republic.

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Tom Jekel is editor of The Republic. He can be reached at tjekel@therepublic.com or 812-379-5665.