MORRISON SHELTER STANDS UP TO DIRECT HIT IN YORK BLITZ, YORK, YORKSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1942

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  • Q(HS) 256
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  • object name: Official photograph
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Mr McGregor stands amidst the debris of his house, following a Baedeker Raid on York. The Morrison shelter which saved his life, and the life of his wife and lodger is visible under rubble to the right of the photograph.

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