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  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    BU 1536

    Private W Allen (centre) and other men of the 1st South Lancashire Regiment draw lots to decide who will get UK leave, 1 January 1945. Allen and his pal Private Butler (right) drew the lucky numbers and went on leave together.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit 1945-01-04

    B 13424

    A Sherman tank crew of 29th Armoured Brigade, 11th Armoured Division, warm themselves around a petrol stove in the village of Mesnil-Eglise near Dinant in Belgium, 4 January 1945. Left to right: Sgt Adam Kesson; Tpr John Davies; Tpr Jack Butterworth; Tpr...

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    BU 1857

    302nd Mobile Laundry, 51st Highland Division, Eindhoven, February 1945.

  • BAPTISING BABIES BORN IN BENOUVILLE MATERNITY HOME IN FRANCE, 27 JULY 1944

    BAPTISING BABIES BORN IN BENOUVILLE MATERNITY HOME IN FRANCE, 27 JULY 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Malindine E G (Capt)

    TR 2154

    The Cure of Blainville (Calvados), Abbe Saint Jean baptising a newly born baby in the thirteenth century chapel of Benouville Maternity Home. The baby is held by another mother because its own was still unable to leave her bed. At the time of the...

  • A FRENCH WORKER LIGHTS CHURCHILL'S CIGAR, CHERBOURG, FRANCE, 1944

    A FRENCH WORKER LIGHTS CHURCHILL'S CIGAR, CHERBOURG, FRANCE, 1944

    part of "AMERICAN (US) EMBASSY SECOND WORLD WAR PHOTOGRAPH LIBRARY: CLASSIFIED PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Newman (Newsweek)

    OWIL 30645

    Whilst inspecting reconstruction work in Cherbourg, Winston Churchill has his cigar lit by a French worker. The smoking worker leans into the car in which Churchill is travelling with Major General Cecil Moore (Chief Engineer of the European Theatre of...

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    BU 1546

    Privates Butler and Allen of the 1st South Lancashire Regiment examine their leave tickets and ration cards after they were successful in a draw to go on UK leave, 1 January 1945.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    BU 704

    Pte J Muir of 51st Highland Division has a haircut, 5 September 1944.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    BU 1920

    Two British soldiers, seated on furniture taken from wrecked houses, warm themselves by a stove in a German village, 19 February 1945. A line festooned with miniature swastika flags can be seen in the background.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    B 15363

    Private Thomas Childs of 1st Herefordshire Regiment, 11th Armoured Division, reads a letter from home in his dug-out near Sonsbeck, 6 March 1945.

  • 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: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CL 550

    Pilots line up for a haircut while waiting on standby near the No. 122 Wing Operations Room at B7/Martragny, Normandy. In the chair is Flying Officer J M W Lloyd of No. 65 Squadron RAF: the barber is Leading Aircraftman William Heasman from Brighton.

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