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  • BOMB DAMAGE IN GOSPORT, HAMPSHIRE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    BOMB DAMAGE IN GOSPORT, HAMPSHIRE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "RAF STATION GOSPORT" (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    MH 154

    A bomb-damaged barrage balloon winch sited in HMS ST VINCENT's sports field after the raid of 12th Ausgust 1940.

  • Rangoon : May 1945, a British merchant ship unloading cargo against a background of RAF bomb damage

    Rangoon : May 1945, a British merchant ship unloading cargo against a background of RAF bomb damage

    (art) Made by: Morris, James 1945-05-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 5529

    image: a view of a merchant ship unloading her cargo onto a bomb-damaged jetty, on which a Burmese girl sells eggs. The scene is viewed from on board a smaller boat, on which a man is standing in the foreground, watching the proceedings.

  • AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE VIEW OF LIVERPOOL, GREAT BRITAIN

    AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE VIEW OF LIVERPOOL, GREAT BRITAIN

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

    C 5428

    Vertical aerial view from 1,800 feet of the waterfront from the Pier Head to the Albert Dock, and of the city east to Derby Square, showing the extensive bomb damage to the commercial centre. The shell of the burnt out customs house is visible left...

  • THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN THE FAR EAST 1945-1946

    THE ROYAL AIR FORCE IN THE FAR EAST 1945-1946

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

    CF 944

    Ruins of the Courts of Justice, Sourabaya (Soerabaja), Java, after it had been attacked by Royal Air Force Mosquito and Thunderbolt aircraft from 84 and 60 Squadrons respectively. This building had been used by Indonesian nationalist fighters as their...

  • Rocket-firing Typhoons at the Falaise Gap, Normandy, 1944

    Rocket-firing Typhoons at the Falaise Gap, Normandy, 1944

    (art) Made by: Wootton, Frank 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4756

    image: several rocket-firing Typhoons fly above a scene of devastation, with a number of damaged German tanks and vehicles littering the side of a country road. There are a number of buildings of a village behind the road and all is set against a large...

  • PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE FOR OPERATION 'OVERLORD'

    PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE FOR OPERATION 'OVERLORD'

    part of "ARMY PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE SECTION (APIS)" (photographs)

    MH 24806

    Overhead aerial of the gun battery at Pointe du Hoc, consisting of four medium casemates, after air bombardment. The battery was captured by a detachment of the 2nd Ranger Battalion, 1st US Division, on 6 June 1944, who held it against numerous counter-...

  • PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE FOR OPERATION 'OVERLORD'.

    PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE FOR OPERATION 'OVERLORD'.

    part of "ARMY PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE SECTION (APIS)" (photographs)

    MH 24822

    Overhead aerial of 'Nan Green' Beach JUNO Area and Strongpoint 9785, (Widerstandsnest 29) east of the River Seulles at Courseulles-sur-Mer. This position was defended by 6th Company of the German 736th Grenadier Regiment, and was captured by...

  • PREPARATIONS FOR OPERATION OVERLORD (THE NORMANDY LANDINGS): D-DAY 6 JUNE 1944

    PREPARATIONS FOR OPERATION OVERLORD (THE NORMANDY LANDINGS): D-DAY 6 JUNE 1944

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

    C 4399

    Daylight bombing raid on the railway yards at Tourcoing, France by aircraft of 2nd Tactical Air Force. Photograph taken by an RAF cameraman flying in one of the attacking Boston aircraft.

  • PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE FOR OPERATION 'OVERLORD'

    PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE FOR OPERATION 'OVERLORD'

    part of "ARMY PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE SECTION (APIS)" (photographs)

    MH 24804

    Overhead aerial of the gun battery at Merville (3km east of Ouistreham) consisting of four medium casemates, after air bombardment, c May 1944. Bombing failed to penetrate the casemates and, because of the threat the battery posed to the landings on...

  • ROYAL AIR FORCE: 2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE, 1943-1945.

    ROYAL AIR FORCE: 2ND TACTICAL AIR FORCE, 1943-1945.

    part of "AIR MINISTRY SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No. 400 Squadron RCAF

    C 4737

    Operation JERICHO: the daylight raid by 18 De Havilland Mosquito FB Mark VIs of No. 140 Airfield, No. 2 Group, led by Group Captain P C Pickard, to free resistance members awaiting execution in Amiens Jail, France. Low-level oblique photographic-...

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