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  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

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

    Personalities: Air Marshal Sir Arthur S Barratt KCB CMG MC.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: PERSONALITIES THE ROYAL AIR FORCE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: PERSONALITIES

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

    Half length portrait of Air Vice Marshal D C T Bennett CBE DSO, seated.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: PERSONALITIES THE ROYAL AIR FORCE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: PERSONALITIES

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

    Air Vice Marshal M Henderson CB CIE DSO sitting at his desk.

  • MEDALS AWARDED TO ROYAL AIR FORCE PERSONNEL, 1944 MEDALS AWARDED TO ROYAL AIR FORCE PERSONNEL, 1944

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

    Top row: Victoria Cross. Centre row, left to right: Distinguished Service Order, Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Force Cross. Bottom row, left to right: Conspicuous Gallantry Medal, Distinguished Flying Medal, Air Force Medal.

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE RESETTLEMENT TRAINING AT MANCHESTER CENTRAL LIBRARY, 1945 ROYAL AIR FORCE RESETTLEMENT TRAINING AT MANCHESTER CENTRAL LIBRARY, 1945

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

    A mathematics group receiving instruction from the Education Officer.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN NORTH AFRICA, MAY 1943 THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN NORTH AFRICA, MAY 1943

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

    A Royal Air Force Bristol Beaufighter aircraft circles a desert airfield in North Africa.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN NORTH AFRICA, MAY 1943 THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN NORTH AFRICA, MAY 1943

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

    A Royal Air Force Bristol Beaufighter in flight over a desert airfield in North Africa.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN NORTH AFRICA, MAY 1943 THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN NORTH AFRICA, MAY 1943

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

    A Royal Air Force Bristol Beaufighter in flight over a desert airfield in North Africa.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942 THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942

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

    Canadian PO (A) S Jess, wireless operator of an Avro Lancaster bomber operating from Waddington, Lincolnshire carrying two pigeon boxes. Homing pigeons served as a means of communications in the event of a crash, ditching or radio failure.

  • AIR CHIEF MARSHAL SIR ARTHUR TEDDER, AIR COMMANDER IN CHIEF MEDITERRANEAN AIR COMMAND, ITALY, 17 DECEMBER 1943 AIR CHIEF MARSHAL SIR ARTHUR TEDDER, AIR COMMANDER IN CHIEF MEDITERRANEAN AIR COMMAND, ITALY, 17 DECEMBER 1943

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

    Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Tedder beside his four-star jeep on the Italian coast. Later that month he returned to Britain to take up his appointment as Deputy Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Forces then being assembled for the cross-channel...

  • AIR CHIEF MARSHAL SIR ARTHUR TEDDER, AIR COMMANDER IN CHIEF MEDITERRANEAN AIR COMMAND, ITALY, 17 DECEMBER 1943 AIR CHIEF MARSHAL SIR ARTHUR TEDDER, AIR COMMANDER IN CHIEF MEDITERRANEAN AIR COMMAND, ITALY, 17 DECEMBER 1943

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

    Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Tedder beside his four-star jeep on the Italian coast. Later that month he returned to Britain to take up his appointment as Deputy Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Forces then being assembled for the cross-channel...

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN EGYPT, SUMMER 1942 THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN EGYPT, SUMMER 1942

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

    A Royal Air Force Lockheed Hudson AE626 aircraft of the Middle East Communications Flight flying over the Nile Delta.

  • DESERT AIR FORCE FLY PAST AT CAMPOFORMIO AIRFIELD, UDINE, NORTHERN ITALY, 28 MAY 1945 DESERT AIR FORCE FLY PAST AT CAMPOFORMIO AIRFIELD, UDINE, NORTHERN ITALY, 28 MAY 1945

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

    Air Marshal Sir Guy Garrod, KCB, OBE, MC, DFC, LLD, Commander in Chief of the Royal Air Force in the Mediterranean and Middle East with Air Vice Marshal R M Foster, Air Officer Commanding, Desert Air Force, and (right) Brigadier General Thomas D'Arcy of...

  • COLLABORATION BETWEEN ROYAL AIR FORCE SPITFIRES AND THE EIGHTH ARMY DURING THE TUNISIAN CAMPAIGN, SPRING 1943 COLLABORATION BETWEEN ROYAL AIR FORCE SPITFIRES AND THE EIGHTH ARMY DURING THE TUNISIAN CAMPAIGN, SPRING 1943

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

    A Supermarine Spitfire acting as an escort to a British road convoy.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN MALTA, MAY 1943 THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN MALTA, MAY 1943

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

    Air Officer Commanding Malta, Air Vice Marshal Keith Park in the cockpit of his personal Supermarine Spitfire V before his ceremonial take-off at Malta's new aerodrome at Safi.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN THE NORTH AFRICAN DESERT, MAY 1943 THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN THE NORTH AFRICAN DESERT, MAY 1943

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

    A Royal Air Force Bristol Beaufighter aircraft circles a desert airfield.

  • PRESTWICK AIRFIELD, SCOTLAND, 1944 PRESTWICK AIRFIELD, SCOTLAND, 1944

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

    A Royal Air Force sergeant in the control tower at Prestwick.

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN TUNISIA, APRIL 1943 THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN TUNISIA, APRIL 1943

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

    Aerial view of the town of Gabes, Tunisia, which was damaged by Allied bombing.

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    An actor with the tannoy on board HMS TRIBUNE during the making of the film 'Close Quarters'.

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    Portrait of the Chief Engine Room Artificer as he makes a joint in the Engine Room of HMS TRIBUNE.

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    An actor with the tannoy on board HMS TRIBUNE during the filming of 'Close Quarters'.

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    The Second Coxswain of HMS TRIBUNE, Petty Officer Hedley Charles Woodley at his diving station on the forward hydroplanes. The depth gauge in the picture shows that the submarine is on the surface. The photograph was therefore posed during shooting of...

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    A stoker on board HMS TRIBUNE.

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    Torpedo Gunner's Mate of HMS TRIBUNE.

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    Lieutenant Commander G D A Gregory at the periscope of HMS TRIBUNE.

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    The First Lieutenant, Lieutenant R Bulkeley at the periscope of HMS TRIBUNE.

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    The First Lieutenant, Lieutenant R Bulkeley at the periscope of HMS TRIBUNE.

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    The First Lieutenant, Lieutenant R Bulkeley at the forward periscope of HMS TRIBUNE, with a stoker working the periscope operating handle, and an Engine Room Artificer responsible for the diving operation.

  • ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942 ON BOARD HM SUBMARINE TRIBUNE, 1942

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

    Lieutenant Commander G D A Gregory at the periscope of HMS TRIBUNE.

  • REAR ADMIRAL SIR ROBERT L BURNETT, CB, OBE, NOVEMBER 1942 REAR ADMIRAL SIR ROBERT L BURNETT, CB, OBE, NOVEMBER 1942

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

    Rear Admiral Sir R L Burnett, CB, OBE, sitting on a sofa in his cabin. (Photograph probably taken on board HMS TYNE, when Rear Admiral Burnett was in Command of Home Fleet destroyers)

  • ON BOARD A BATTLESHIP, NOVEMBER 1942 ON BOARD A BATTLESHIP, NOVEMBER 1942

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

    Sailor wearing steel helmet and carrying rifle with fixed bayonet.

  • THE AUXILIARY TERRITORIAL SERVICE AT AN ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUN SITE IN BRITAIN, DECEMBER 1942 THE AUXILIARY TERRITORIAL SERVICE AT AN ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUN SITE IN BRITAIN, DECEMBER 1942

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

    An ATS spotter with binoculars at the anti-aircraft command post. A 3.7 inch anti-aircraft gun can be seen in the background.

  • THE AUXILIARY TERRITORIAL SERVICE AT AN ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUN SITE IN BRITAIN, DECEMBER 1942 THE AUXILIARY TERRITORIAL SERVICE AT AN ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUN SITE IN BRITAIN, DECEMBER 1942

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

    An ATS spotter with binoculars at the anti-aircraft command post. A 3.7 inch anti-aircraft gun can be seen in the background.

  • ON BOARD HMS KING GEORGE V, NOVEMBER 1942 ON BOARD HMS KING GEORGE V, NOVEMBER 1942

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

    Captain P J Mack, DSO, RN, Captain of HMS KING GEORGE V.

  • PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942 PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942

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

    Head and shoulders portrait of a paratrooper.

  • GENERAL SIR ALAN BROOKE, CHIEF OF GENERAL STAFF, 1942 GENERAL SIR ALAN BROOKE, CHIEF OF GENERAL STAFF, 1942

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

    The Chief of General Staff, General Sir Alan Brooke at his desk in the War Office in London.

  • THE HOME FRONT IN BRITAIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: PERSONALITIES THE HOME FRONT IN BRITAIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: PERSONALITIES

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

    Close up of the Minister of Aircraft Production, The Rt Hon Colonel J J Llewellyn, MP, at his desk.

  • THE HOME FRONT IN BRITAIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: PERSONALITIES THE HOME FRONT IN BRITAIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: PERSONALITIES

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

    The Minister of Aircraft Production, The Rt Hon Colonel J J Llewellyn, MP, at his desk.

  • PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942 PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942

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

    Head and shoulders portrait of a paratrooper. (Note emblem on helmet).

  • PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942 PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942

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

    Head and shoulders portrait of a paratrooper. This paratrooper is carrying his 9mm Sten gun in two pieces strapped to his chest.

  • PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942 PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942

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

    Head and shoulders portrait of a paratrooper holding a 9mm Sten gun.

  • PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942 PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942

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

    Head and shoulders portrait of a paratrooper holding a 9mm Sten gun.

  • PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942 PARATROOP TRAINING IN BRITAIN, OCTOBER 1942

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

    Head and shoulders portrait of a paratrooper.

  • THE HOME FRONT IN BRITAIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: PERSONALITIES THE HOME FRONT IN BRITAIN DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR: PERSONALITIES

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

    The Minister of Aircraft Production, The Rt Hon Colonel J J Llewellyn, MP, at his desk.

  • GENERAL SIR BERNARD MONTGOMERY IN ENGLAND, 1943 GENERAL SIR BERNARD MONTGOMERY IN ENGLAND, 1943

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

    Half-length portrait of the Commander of the Eighth Army General Sir Bernard Montgomery taken during a visit to England.

  • THE FIRST BRITISH LIBERATION ARMY LEAVE PARTY TO ARRIVE IN BRITAIN FROM NORTH WEST EUROPE,  1 JANUARY 1945 THE FIRST BRITISH LIBERATION ARMY LEAVE PARTY TO ARRIVE IN BRITAIN FROM NORTH WEST EUROPE, 1 JANUARY 1945

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

    Portrait of Private G Thomas, a member of the first British Liberation Army leave party to arrive in Britain.

  • THE FIRST BRITISH LIBERATION ARMY LEAVE PARTY TO ARRIVE IN BRITAIN FROM NORTH WEST EUROPE, 1 JANUARY 1945 THE FIRST BRITISH LIBERATION ARMY LEAVE PARTY TO ARRIVE IN BRITAIN FROM NORTH WEST EUROPE, 1 JANUARY 1945

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

    Portrait of Private G Thomas, a member of the first British Liberation Army leave party to arrive in Britain.

  • FIELD MARSHAL SIR BERNARD MONTGOMERY, 1945 FIELD MARSHAL SIR BERNARD MONTGOMERY, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Malindine E G (Capt)

    Portrait of Field Marshal Montgomery wearing the beret of the Royal Tank Regiment, of which he was Colonel Commandant.

  • WOMEN AT WAR 1939-1945 WOMEN AT WAR 1939-1945

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

    Nursing: Half-length portrait of Nurse Diana Hotham of the Voluntary Aid Detachment (VAD) in Italy. Nurse Hotham spent 3 1/2 years nursing at Bovington Camp and Aldershot before going to Italy.

  • THE INTER-ALLIED CONTROL COMMISSION IN GERMANY, 1944 THE INTER-ALLIED CONTROL COMMISSION IN GERMANY, 1944

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

    The newly-appointed political adviser and Deputy Commissioner to the Inter-Allied Control Commission in Germany (British Element), Ivone Kirkpatrick, CMG, at his desk in London.

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