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  • HM KING GEORGE VI VISITS A STEEL HELMET AND MUNITIONS FACTORY, UK

    HM KING GEORGE VI VISITS A STEEL HELMET AND MUNITIONS FACTORY, UK

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    A row of female factory workers cheer and wave HM King George VI at the end of his visit to their factory, somewhere in Britain.

  • WAR INDUSTRY, UK, c 1942

    WAR INDUSTRY, UK, c 1942

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    War workers check coils of metal strips at a factory, somewhere in Britain. These strips are used in the production of cartridge cases.

  • FEMALE BUILDERS AT WORK, UK, 1941

    FEMALE BUILDERS AT WORK, UK, 1941

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    A group of female builders sit on a horse-drawn cart with some of their male colleagues on a building site, somewhere in Britain. They are listening to an address being given by a Colonel of the Royal Engineers, just back from Malta (not pictured).

  • WOMEN OF THE AUXILIARY TERRITORIAL SERVICE VISIT A FACTORY, UK, 1942

    WOMEN OF THE AUXILIARY TERRITORIAL SERVICE VISIT A FACTORY, UK, 1942

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    Two women of the ATS watch a woman war worker welding during a visit to a factory, somewhere in Britain.

  • MOTOR INDUSTRY AIDS THE ARMY, UK, 1943

    MOTOR INDUSTRY AIDS THE ARMY, UK, 1943

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    The chassis of an armoured car is rolled into position under the hull by mechanics at a factory, somewhere in Britain. The hull is supported on a special gantry, with a third mechanic holding the rope on the right of the photograph.

  • THE FACTORY ORCHESTRA PERFORMS IN THE WORKS CANTEEN, UK, 1942

    THE FACTORY ORCHESTRA PERFORMS IN THE WORKS CANTEEN, UK, 1942

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    The factory orchestra gives a concert as war workers eat their lunchtime meal in the canteen of a factory, somewhere in Britain. Amongst the instruments being played are a grand piano, a double bass, a saxophone, a clarinet and drums.

  • LIFE IN A MINISTRY OF SUPPLY HOSTEL, UK, c 1942

    LIFE IN A MINISTRY OF SUPPLY HOSTEL, UK, c 1942

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    A general view of the assembly hall at a munitions factory hostel, somewhere in Britain. There are four table tennis tables in the hall, each with a game in progress. Access to games such as table tennis is amongst many welfare facilities available at...

  • BILLY BUTLIN VISITS A MUNITIONS FACTORY, UK, 1941

    BILLY BUTLIN VISITS A MUNITIONS FACTORY, UK, 1941

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    Mr Butlin collects a meal from the serving hatch in the canteen of a munitions factory hostel, somewhere in Britain. Female workers queue behind him to collect their lunch.

  • WAR INDUSTRY: WELFARE IN A ROYAL ORDNANCE FACTORY, UK, 1941

    WAR INDUSTRY: WELFARE IN A ROYAL ORDNANCE FACTORY, UK, 1941

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    Newly-recruited munitions workers receive a medical examination prior to their entry into a Royal Ordnance Factory, somewhere in Britain.

  • ERNEST BEVIN VISITS NO 11 ROYAL ORDNANCE FACTORY, NEWPORT, MONMOUTHSHIRE, WALES, UK, c 1943

    ERNEST BEVIN VISITS NO 11 ROYAL ORDNANCE FACTORY, NEWPORT, MONMOUTHSHIRE, WALES, UK, c 1943

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    Minister of Labour, Ernest Bevin, MP, signs an autograph for a factory worker as he joins them in the 'clocking-out' queue before lunch.

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