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  • LIFE AT SEA ON BOARD HMS ALCANTARA, MARCH 1942

    LIFE AT SEA ON BOARD HMS ALCANTARA, MARCH 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil

    CBM 1049

    A sailor on board HMS ALCANTARA uses a portable sewing machine to repair a signal flag during a voyage to Sierra Leone.

  • print, exhibition, vintage

    print, exhibition, vintage

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR CENSORSHIP BUREAU LIBRARY OF PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS: CLASSIFIED PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil (Photographer) 1942

    CBM 1083_2

    1940s vintage exhibition print of Cecil Beaton photograph CBM 1083. Cramped conditions on the mess deck on board the armed merchant cruiser HMS ALCANTARA on a voyage to Sierra Leone, 1942.