Diary for Wednesday, May 29, 1940:
47,300 troops evacuated from Dunkirk. Destroyers Wakeful, Grenade and Grafton sunk (latter by U-boat U-62). Six British and one French destroyer damaged by bombing, Mackay and Montrose collide and run aground. Eight auxiliary ships and seven merchant ships bombed and sunk.
British troops evacuated from Bodo.
Holland: Dr Seyss-Inquart takes office as Reichskommissar for Holland.