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  • THE RECONSTRUCTION OF 'AN INCIDENT': CIVIL DEFENCE TRAINING IN FULHAM, LONDON, 1942

    THE RECONSTRUCTION OF 'AN INCIDENT': CIVIL DEFENCE TRAINING IN FULHAM, LONDON, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 7899

    A medical officer, or mobile unit doctor, adminsters morphia to a female casualty, who has just been freed from under a pile of rubble and timber. Her legs have been heavily bandaged, with her right leg requiring a splint. The Civil Defence workers who...

  • AUSTRALIAN MEDICAL SERVICES IN NEW GUINEA, 1943

    AUSTRALIAN MEDICAL SERVICES IN NEW GUINEA, 1943

    part of "AUSTRALIAN SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Australian official photographer

    AUS 1702

    Australian nursing sisters at a general hospital in New Guinea.

  • THE RECONSTRUCTION OF 'AN INCIDENT': CIVIL DEFENCE TRAINING IN FULHAM, LONDON, 1942

    THE RECONSTRUCTION OF 'AN INCIDENT': CIVIL DEFENCE TRAINING IN FULHAM, LONDON, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 7924

    A busy scene in the Treatment Room of the First Aid Post, set up in a room in a school, probably Mary Boon School, on the corner of Earsby Street and Bishop King's Road, near Avonmore Road. In the right foreground, a nurse applies a facial dressing...

  • BAMPTON FAIR: PONY, SHEEP AND CATTLE SALES IN THE VILLAGE OF BAMPTON, DEVON, ENGLAND, UK, OCTOBER 1943

    BAMPTON FAIR: PONY, SHEEP AND CATTLE SALES IN THE VILLAGE OF BAMPTON, DEVON, ENGLAND, UK, OCTOBER 1943

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 16889

    On fair day, the streets of Bampton are filled with sheep and ponies on their way to the sales. In the background, Tiverton Hotel can be seen on the corner of the street, with several pedestrians milling around in the drizzle, waiting for the sales to...

  • BATTLE OF THE LAND: THE WORK OF THE WOMEN'S LAND ARMY ON THE BRITISH HOME FRONT, 1942

    BATTLE OF THE LAND: THE WORK OF THE WOMEN'S LAND ARMY ON THE BRITISH HOME FRONT, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 8839

    Land Girl Iris Joyce leads a bull at a farm somewhere in Britain. Iris had previously been a typist but after four weeks training at the Northampton Institute of Agriculture, she is now confident to deal with such animals and all aspects of her work in...

  • SOLDIER'S SON: PREGNANCY AND CHILDBIRTH IN WARTIME, BRISTOL, ENGLAND, 1942

    SOLDIER'S SON: PREGNANCY AND CHILDBIRTH IN WARTIME, BRISTOL, ENGLAND, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 10464

    Irene Stacey (centre) learns how to bath her newborn son Peter, as demonstrated by Nurse J M Hopkins. Behind her, fellow new mother Mary Iles learns how to bathe her baby from pupil midwife D M Tippetts. The babies are being washed in purpose-built...

  • YMCA SNAPSHOTS FROM HOME: CIVILIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS AT WORK, UK, 1944

    YMCA SNAPSHOTS FROM HOME: CIVILIAN PHOTOGRAPHERS AT WORK, UK, 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 23579

    Civil Defence worker Mr A E Moat prepares to photograph Mrs F L White and her daughters Patricia (aged 5) and Doreen (aged 4) in the living room of their home in Edmonton, to send to Mrs White's husband, serving in the Middle East. Mr Moat has set...

  • A PICTURE OF A SOUTHERN TOWN: LIFE IN WARTIME READING, BERKSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    A PICTURE OF A SOUTHERN TOWN: LIFE IN WARTIME READING, BERKSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 25224

    A female student looks at models of a sea lily in the museum of the Faculty of Science at Reading University. Several other glass cases can be seen on display, including one which contains the skeleton of what appears to be some kind of lizard or iguana.

  • THE LIBERATION OF RHODES, 1945

    THE LIBERATION OF RHODES, 1945

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 1 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    E 30997

    Two elderly Greek women sip their soup as they leave a Red Cross kitchen. They also carry bags so that they can call at a food distribution centre to collect their rations. During the German occupation the local inhabitants had suffered the effects of...

  • WAR INDUSTRY: HAND RIVETTING, UK, c 1942

    WAR INDUSTRY: HAND RIVETTING, UK, c 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF LABOUR SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information official photographer

    L 240

    A woman war worker uses a hammer to hand rivets wing details on a Bristol Beaufighter at an aircraft factory, somewhere in Britain. According to the original caption, "this woman is capable of carrying out the complete manufacture of this important...

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