AIRCRAFT PRODUCTION DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

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  • COL 46
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  • object name: transparency
  • object name: Portrait photograph (informal)
  • object category: Photography
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photographs

© IWM (COL 46)

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A woman factory worker manufacturing aluminium tinfoil strips (known as 'Window') which were dropped by Allied bombers during air raids from 1943 onwards to conceal the location of the aircraft from German radar.

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