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  • PICTURES FROM THE WESTERN DESERT

    PICTURES FROM THE WESTERN DESERT

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

    E 1434

    A British gun boat from China waters with a shallow draught, crept along the coast and entered Bardia harbour. The shore batteries of the Italians could not depress low enough to shoot at her when her presence in the harbour was discovered. She sank...

  • Official photograph

    Official photograph

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

    CL 1520

    The result of bombing attacks seen at the station.

  • BOMB DAMAGE IN LONDON

    BOMB DAMAGE IN LONDON

    part of "LARKIN NORMAN" (photographs)

    MH 25427

    Bomb damage to Whitechapel High Street, London.

  • BRITISH TROOPS APPROACHING ADDIS ABABA

    BRITISH TROOPS APPROACHING ADDIS ABABA

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

    E 2961

    The bridge at Awash, Ethiopia - blown up by the retreating Italians, but replaced within a few hours by British Engineers.

  • Official photograph

    Official photograph

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

    CL 1517

    A scene at the bombed railway sidings of Middleburg station where railway lines were blown over adjoining buildings.

  • Plane Crash in Sussex, Summer 1940

    Plane Crash in Sussex, Summer 1940

    (art) Made by: Moore, Henry 1940

    Art.IWM ART 16112

    image: a composition of eight small boxed sketches of a crashed plane surrounded by figures. The sketches are arranged on a larger page giving different angles on the event. The background page is washed with pink and grey; two sketches on the right of...

  • Barrage Balloon From Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park

    Barrage Balloon From Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park

    (art) Made by: Blaikley, Ernest 1940

    Art.IWM ART 17264

    image: a lowered barrage balloon above the park surrounding the Imperial War Museum. There are several figures sitting on the lawn in the foreground. In the background are the ruins of bombed buildings to the east of the park.

  • Interior of the Tivoli, Grimsby : After bomb damage had been 'made safe'

    Interior of the Tivoli, Grimsby : After bomb damage had been 'made safe'

    (art) Made by: Worrall, Ernest John

    Art.IWM ART LD 4048

    image: a view inside a bomb-damaged auditorium, looking up at the sky through a hole where the ceiling and balcony have collapsed onto the ground floor, creating a landslide of rubble and metal girders.

  • All Saints' Church, Grimsby

    All Saints' Church, Grimsby

    (art) Made by: Worrall, Ernest John 1943-10-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 3556

    image: a bomb-damaged church with the roof still intact, suspended in mid-air. The nearest wall has been demolished to a pile of rubble and wood.

  • War

    War

    (art) Made by: Collins, Cecil 1946

    Art.IWM ART 16407

    image: in the foreground is a weeping face with a shell-like body, beside a flag pole shrouded in a cloud of smoke. On the horizon appear to be hills or mountains, with clouds immediately above and rays of light emanating out from the sun as it meets the...

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