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  • ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: COASTAL COMMAND

    ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: COASTAL COMMAND

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    C 2448

    Hugging the Norwegian shore, the German battlecruiser PRINZ EUGEN makes her way southwards while under attack from Coastal Command aircraft on the evening of 17 May 1942. The heavy anti-aircraft barrage she put up shot down three of her attackers, and a...

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: COASTAL COMMAND

    ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: COASTAL COMMAND

    part of "HUNT L" (photographs)

    MH 7655

    This No 42 Squadron Beaufort crew (L9939/AW-W) became the centre of attention after a successful torpedo strike on the heavy cruiser LUTZOW on the night of 12/13 June 1941. Seen in this image is Flight Sergeant Ray Loveitt (second from left) with his...

  • BATTLE OF THE JAVA SEA

    BATTLE OF THE JAVA SEA

    part of "EUSTACE R" (photographs)

    HU 50184

    Bombing raid by Mitsubishi aircraft on HMS EXETER, 4 inch smokeballs beneath, under aerial attack by Japanese aircraft in seas of South East Asia. Most probably this image was taken as the ship was passing through the Gaspar Straights, Indonesia, 14-15...

  • BATTLE OF JAVA SEA

    BATTLE OF JAVA SEA

    part of "EUSTACE R" (photographs)

    HU 50189

    HMS EXETER sinking after receiving gunfire from Japanese cruisers HAGURO and NACHI.

  • SEA BATTLES OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR, 1939-1945

    SEA BATTLES OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR, 1939-1945

    part of "EUSTACE R" (photographs)

    HU 50187

    Cruiser HMS EXETER under aerial attack by Japanese aircraft in seas of South East Asia. Most probably this image was taken as the ship was passing through the Gaspar Straights, Indonesia, 14-15 February 1942.

  • BATTLE OF JAVA SEA

    BATTLE OF JAVA SEA

    part of "EUSTACE R" (photographs)

    HU 50186

    USS POPE in Surabaya after first action, in company with HMS EXETER.

  • BATTLE OF JAVA SEA

    BATTLE OF JAVA SEA

    part of "EUSTACE R" (photographs)

    HU 50188

    HMS EXETER in Surabaya to make repairs and bury the dead after first action.