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  • WINSTON CHURCHILL WATCHES THE INVASION OF THE SOUTH OF FRANCE ABOARD HMS KIMBERLEY, 14 - 16 AUGUST 1944

    WINSTON CHURCHILL WATCHES THE INVASION OF THE SOUTH OF FRANCE ABOARD HMS KIMBERLEY, 14 - 16 AUGUST 1944

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 25247

    The Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, photographed with members of HMS KIMBERLEY's crew.

  • Together

    Together

    (posters) Made by: Unknown (Undefined)

    Art.IWM PST 3158

    whole: the image fills the majority of the design, with text, in yellow, contained within a black horizontal band at the bottom. All is surrounded by a plain white border. image: a group of seven British empire military personnel in uniform. From left to...

  • SINKING OF SS ATHENIA, SEPTEMBER 1939

    SINKING OF SS ATHENIA, SEPTEMBER 1939

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR PRESS AGENCY PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Press Agency photographer

    HU 51016

    A female survivor is interviewed by journalists at Galway harbour, Ireland, after being rescued from the passenger liner SS ATHENIA. The vessel was torpedoed on 3 September 1939 by U-30 off the north west coast of Ireland and sank the following morning.

  • THE POLISH NAVY IN BRITAIN, 1939-1947

    THE POLISH NAVY IN BRITAIN, 1939-1947

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer (Undefined) 1944-02

    A 22167

    Stern of the Polish Navy destroyer ORP Błyskawica (Lightning) showing damage after the collision with HMS Musketeer in Scapa Flow, late February 1944. Both ships collided on 24 February while taking part in the "Operation Bayleaf".

  • THE POLISH NAVY IN BRITAIN, 1939-1947

    THE POLISH NAVY IN BRITAIN, 1939-1947

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer (Undefined) 1940

    A 2482

    Lieutenant Commander Eugeniusz Pławski, the CO of the Polish Navy destroyer ORP Piorun (Thunderbolt), on the bridge of the ship (on the right). Photograph probably taken during a patrol in the Western Approaches, late 1940.

  • THE POLISH NAVY IN BRITAIN, 1939-1947

    THE POLISH NAVY IN BRITAIN, 1939-1947

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer (Undefined) 1942-08-14

    A 11092

    Officers of the Polish Navy destroyer ORP Garland on the bridge, 14 August 1942. Officer on the far right is probably Lieutenant Henryk Eibel, the CO of the ship. Photograph probably taken at Troon, 14 August 1942.

  • THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    THE ROYAL NAVY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 13983

    Ratings from other ships cheering the destroyer HMS HESPERUS as she enters harbour in Liverpool with damaged bows after ramming a German U-boat. HMS HESPERUS, together with HMS VANESSA, were escorting a convoy bound for Britain when the U boat was...

  • SCHARNHORST SURVIVORS AT SCAPA FLOW, 2 JANUARY 1944

    SCHARNHORST SURVIVORS AT SCAPA FLOW, 2 JANUARY 1944

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 21202

    Blindfolded SCHARNHORST survivors, in merchant seaman rescue kit, walking down a gang-plank on their way to internment.

  • THE POLISH NAVY IN BRITAIN, 1939-1947

    THE POLISH NAVY IN BRITAIN, 1939-1947

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer (Undefined) 1940

    A 2498

    The pom-pom crew of the Polish Navy destroyer ORP Piorun (Thunderbolt) training the laying of their QF 2 pounder Mark VIII gun for practice. Photograph probably taken during a patrol in the Western Approaches, late 1940.

  • THE POLISH NAVY IN BRITAIN, 1939-1947

    THE POLISH NAVY IN BRITAIN, 1939-1947

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer (Undefined) 1942-08-14

    A 11087

    Sailors manning a 3 inch anti-aircraft gun on board the Polish Navy destroyer ORP Garland. Photograph probably taken at Troon, 14 August 1942.

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