The tea urn at Dunkirk

My grandmother always tells me about her uncle Ron who survived being evacuated from Dunkirk.

He always told her about a tea urn which will still be somewhere under the sand at Dunkirk beach as he and a few of the lads were pouring tea when they were given no notice but to head for any ship/boat they could scramble onto.

He remembers dropping the tea urn and running as soon as the alarm was raised.

Somewhere that tea urn is buried under the sand left in a moments notice for the men to try and save their lives.

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