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  • SCENES IN FLORENCE, ITALY, 14 AUGUST 1944 SCENES IN FLORENCE, ITALY, 14 AUGUST 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    View of damage to the Ponte Vecchio from the east. The Germans destroyed all of the bridges over the River Arno with exception of the Ponte Vecchio before evacuating Florence on 11 August 1944. The Ponte Vecchio was blocked by demolishing the houses on...

  • SCENES IN FLORENCE, ITALY, 14 AUGUST 1944 SCENES IN FLORENCE, ITALY, 14 AUGUST 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    Civilians clambering over the ruins of the Ponte Alle Grazia, one of the bridges over the River Arno destroyed by the Germans before evacuating Florence on 11 August 1944. With the arrival of the British forces, the civilians were returning to the north...

  • SCENES IN FLORENCE, ITALY, 14 AUGUST 1944 SCENES IN FLORENCE, ITALY, 14 AUGUST 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    Civilians clambering over the ruins of the Ponte Alle Grazia, one of the bridges over the River Arno destroyed by the Germans before evacuating Florence on 11 August 1944. With the arrival of the British forces, the civilians were returning to the north...

  • SCENES IN FLORENCE, ITALY, 14 AUGUST 1944 SCENES IN FLORENCE, ITALY, 14 AUGUST 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    View of the damage to the Ponte Vecchio from the east. The German forces destroyed all of the bridges over the River Arno with the exception of the Ponte Vecchio before evacuating Florence on 11 August 1944. The Ponte Vecchio was blocked by demolishing...

  • THE FLEET AIR ARM PREPARING FOR THE ATTACK ON THE TIRPITZ, APRIL 1944 THE FLEET AIR ARM PREPARING FOR THE ATTACK ON THE TIRPITZ, APRIL 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    Fleet Air Arm personnel fusing bombs on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier. The bombs were then loaded onto Barracuda aircraft which attacked the German battleship TIRPITZ in Alten Fjord, Norway.

  • WINSTON CHURCHILL AT LORETO AERODROME IN ITALY, 25 AUGUST 1944 WINSTON CHURCHILL AT LORETO AERODROME IN ITALY, 25 AUGUST 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    The Prime Minister, the Rt Hon Winston Churchill, MP, inspecting the ranks of the 4th Queen's Own Hussars, the regiment with which he served before entering politics. At the time of his visit the Prime Minister was Colonel-in-Chief of the Regiment. He is...

  • WINSTON CHURCHILL AT EIGHTH ARMY HEADQUARTERS IN ITALY, 26 AUGUST 1944 WINSTON CHURCHILL AT EIGHTH ARMY HEADQUARTERS IN ITALY, 26 AUGUST 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    The Prime Minister, the Rt Hon Winston Churchill, MP, discussing the battle situation with the Commander of the Eighth Army, Lieutenant General Sir Oliver Leese (left) and the Supreme Allied Commander of the Mediterranean, General Sir Harold Alexander,...

  • NORTH AFRICAN OPERATIONS, NOVEMBER 1942 NORTH AFRICAN OPERATIONS, NOVEMBER 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    Grumman Wildcat fighter aircraft and Supermarine Seafires ranged for take-off on the flight deck of HMS FORMIDABLE.

  • THE HOME FRONT IN BRITAIN 1939-1945 THE HOME FRONT IN BRITAIN 1939-1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    A barrage balloon of Balloon Command attached to a winching lorry and anchored to the ground near Biggin Hill, Kent. In the background a number of airborne balloons are visible. Large numbers of barrage balloons were located across the south-eastern...

  • THE HOME FRONT IN BRITAIN 1939-1945 THE HOME FRONT IN BRITAIN 1939-1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    A barrage balloon of Balloon Command floating just above the ground, near Biggin Hill, Kent. In the background a number of airborne balloons are visible. Large numbers of barrage balloons were located across the south-eastern approaches to London to...

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