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A striking head and shoulders portrait of Flying Officer P C Ramachandran wearing flying helmet and gloves, beside his aircraft, prior to a test flight.
part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division official photographer
Indian soldiers and sailors chat outside the Sir Salar Jung Memorial House, attached to Woking Mosque in Surrey, as part of I'd-Ul-Fitr celebrations.
A group of Indian trainees enjoy their evening meal at their Ministry of Labour Indian trainees hostel at the People's House, Letchworth. They are about to begin a period of industrial training at the Government Training Centre. According to an...
Miah Jorif, a waiter at the Istanbul restaurant in Soho, at work at the salad table, which, according to the original caption, is "the pride and joy" of his heart. Miah is originally from Bengal and has been in Britain since 1940.
Three Indian technicians work on the body and wing of an aircraft at the Government Training Centre, Letchworth.
Mrs K C Roy listens to the broadcast from the Hall of India at the Overseas Club. Mrs Roy is from Bengal and has a son who is an officer in the Army. Behind her, a group of West African technicians can be seen, enjoying the entertainment.
A three-quarter length portrait of Flying Officer P C Ramachandran dressed in his flying kit. He is smiling for the camera, a cigarette in his hand, as he stands in the doorway of a hangar upon completion of a test flight.
Men on board the ORBITA as it arrives at Prince's Landing Stage, Liverpool. They have travelled to Britain to take part in the Victory Parade in London in June.
Children in Form 1 at Peckham Central School listen to teacher Miss Sengoupta, from India, as she gives them a lesson in mathematics. Miss Sengoupta has written a number of sums on the blackboard. Various hand-drawn posters can be seen around the room...
A group of Indian trainees, including a Sikh, listen to a welcoming talk, probably from superintendent Mr Mahmoud, at their Ministry of Labour Indian trainees hostel at the People's House, Letchworth. They are about to begin a period of industrial...