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  • THE ALLIED ARMIES IN BRITAIN, 1940-1947

    THE ALLIED ARMIES IN BRITAIN, 1940-1947

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Malindine E G (Lt) (Photographer) 1941-10-02

    H 14368

    Senior Allied Armies officers discussing operations during 'Exercise Bumper'. From left to right: two unidentified Polish Army Colonels; General Stanisław Maczek, the future Commander of the 1st Polish Armoured Division; General Alan Brooke,...

  • DISPLACED PERSONS AND REFUGEES IN GERMANY, 1945-1948

    DISPLACED PERSONS AND REFUGEES IN GERMANY, 1945-1948

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Mapham J (Sgt) (Photographer) 1945-05-18

    BU 6635

    The Displaced Persons camp within the grounds of Hamburg Zoo was build by the Blohm & Voss company during WWII to house the forced labourers that worked in their factory. The camp was taken over by the British on 5 May 1945 and quickly given over as...

  • ALLIED PRISONERS OF WAR AT OFLAG IVC, COLDITZ

    ALLIED PRISONERS OF WAR AT OFLAG IVC, COLDITZ

    part of "COLDITZ CASTLE" (photographs) Made by: German official photographer 1941

    HU 91465

    Senior officers of the Oflag IVC in front of the Colditz Castle chapel. From left to right: Seated - Admiral Józef Unrug, Polish Navy; General Tadeusz Piskor, Polish Army; General Le Bleu, French Army. Standing - unidentified Yugoslavian Army Captain;...

  • 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) 1941-03-20

    A 3495

    King George VI decorating Commander Aleksander Hulewicz, the former CO of the Polish Navy destroyer ORP Grom (Thunder), with the Distinguished Service Order during his visit to the Western Approaches Command at Plymouth, 20 March 1941.

  • 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) 1943-11-02

    A 20081

    Admiral Andrew Cunningham, the First Sea Lord, talking to a Lieutenant Commander of the Polish Navy after a ceremony of distributing decorations to various Allied naval officers at Admiralty House, 2 November 1943.

  • THE POLISH ARMY IN THE ITALIAN CAMPAIGN, 1943-1945

    THE POLISH ARMY IN THE ITALIAN CAMPAIGN, 1943-1945

    part of "ZIMNAL MARIAN (LIEUTENANT COLONEL) COLLECTION 04" (photographs) Made by: Polish official photographer 1944-07-26

    MH 1871

    King George VI, accompanied by Field Marshal Harold Alexander, taking the salute of the 2nd Polish Corps troops in Italy. Castiglione del Lago airfield.

  • THE POLISH AIR FORCE IN THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN

    THE POLISH AIR FORCE IN THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN

    part of "FOREIGN OFFICE POLITICAL INTELLIGENCE DEPARTMENT (PID) SECOND WORLD WAR PHOTOGRAPH LIBRARY: CLASSIFIED PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Topical Press photographer 1940-12-24

    HU 128190

    Squadron Leader Ronald Kellett, Squadron Leader John A. Kent "Kentowski" and Squadron Leader Athol Forbes, all former commanding officers of No. 303 Polish Fighter Squadron, smiling cheerfully after being decorated with the Virtuti Militari by...

  • THE ROYAL NAVY IN THE NORWEGIAN CAMPAIGN, 1940

    THE ROYAL NAVY IN THE NORWEGIAN CAMPAIGN, 1940

    part of "PRYTYŚ WŁADYSŁAW JACEK COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Polish official photographer 1940-05

    HU 109770

    HMS Imogen (D44), the Royal Navy I-class destroyer, escorting convoy carrying troops of the Polish Independent Podhalan Rifles Brigade to Narvik, May 1940. Photograph probably taken from the French troopship Chenonceaux.

  • 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) 1941-03-20

    A 3496

    Polish officers cheering King George VI during his (and Queen) visit to the Western Approaches Command at Plymouth, 20 March 1941. On the right is Commander Aleksander Hulewicz, the former CO of the Polish Navy destroyer ORP Grom (Thunder), who had just...

  • 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) 1943-11-05

    A 20137

    Admiral Jerzy Świrski, the C-in-C of the Polish Navy, presenting a silver plaque to Admiral Andrew Cunningham, the First Sea Lord, in his room at the Admiralty House, 5 November 1943. The plaque commemorated the fourth anniversary of the co-operation of...

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