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  • De Sainte Croix, Edwin (Oral history)

    De Sainte Croix, Edwin (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1987-11-27

    10103

    British civilian electrician with Jersey Electricity Company on Jersey, Channel Islands, 1940-1945

  • Bell, James Frederick (Oral history)

    Bell, James Frederick (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1989

    11207

    British private served with 1st Bn Durham Light Infantry in GB, 1932-1935; served with 2nd Bn Durham Light Infantry in India and Sudan, 1935-1937; private and NCO served with 1st Bn Durham Light Infantry in China, North Africa and Middle East, 1937-1941...

  • Verity, Hugh Beresford (Oral history)

    Verity, Hugh Beresford (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1987-08-17

    9939

    British officer served as pilot with 608, Coastal Command, RAF in GB, 1940-1941; served with 252 Sqdns on Malta, 1941; interned at The Curragh, Ireland, 5/1941-6/1941; escape to GB, 6/1941; served with 29 Sqdn, RAF in GB, 1941-1942; served as Intruder...

  • Hunt, Douglas Eric James (Oral history)

    Hunt, Douglas Eric James (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1990-09-19

    11541

    British seaman served aboard HMS Renown in Mediterranean and Atlantic, 1941; officer served aboard MTB 100 and MTB 83, Coastal Forces in GB coastal waters and North Sea, 1942-1943; commanded MTB 245 and MTB 392, Coastal Forces in GB coastal waters and...

  • Foster, Francis Harold (Oral history)

    Foster, Francis Harold (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1987-03-26

    9739

    British officer commanded Royal Engineers, 1st Division in North Africa, Italy and Palestine, 1942-1947

  • Prigent, Gordon Augustus (Oral history)

    Prigent, Gordon Augustus (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1989-05-23

    10711

    British civilian worked as builder on Jersey, Channel Islands, 1940-1943; interned in Lager Norderney, Alderney, Channel Islands, 1943-1944; served as auxiliary policeman on Jersey, 1944-1945

  • SIR JAMES GRIGG AT TACTICAL AIR FORCE AIRFIELD

    SIR JAMES GRIGG AT TACTICAL AIR FORCE AIRFIELD

    (photographs) Made by: Royal Air Force official photographer

    CH 11513

    Sir James Grigg questioning the senior warrant Officer in the armament section.

  • Black and white

    Black and white

    (photographs) Made by: Beaton, Cecil

    MH 26363

    No description available

  • MILITARY MOTORCYCLES OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    MILITARY MOTORCYCLES OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "MINISTRY OF SUPPLY (KIDBROOKE) COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Official photographer

    KID 5485

    ROYAL ENFIELD 346cc SV C.

  • RAF FIGHTER COMMAND 1940

    RAF FIGHTER COMMAND 1940

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR PRESS AGENCY PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Press Agency photographer

    HU 104451

    Hawker Hurricane Mk I of No. 85 Squadron, July 1940. The battery cart is plugged in and a member of the ground crew on standby beneath the wing, ready to start the engine as soon as the alarm is given.

  • AIRCRAFT OF THE 7TH PHOTOGRAPHIC GROUP, 8TH UNITED STATES ARMY AIR FORCE BASED AT MOUNT FARM, OXFORDSHIRE 1943-1945.

    AIRCRAFT OF THE 7TH PHOTOGRAPHIC GROUP, 8TH UNITED STATES ARMY AIR FORCE BASED AT MOUNT FARM, OXFORDSHIRE 1943-1945.

    part of "ASTRELLA ROBERT (STAFF SERGEANT)" (photographs) Made by: Astrella Robert

    COL 487

    Scenes at Mount Farm air base.

  • RAF FIGHTER COMMAND 1940

    RAF FIGHTER COMMAND 1940

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR PRESS AGENCY PRINT COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Press Agency photographer

    HU 104508

    Pilots of No. 66 Squadron at Gravesend, September 1940.

  • Official photograph

    Official photograph

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" Made by: War Office official photographers

    H 2493

    No description available

  • WITH THE BRITISH FORCES SOUTH OF CAUMONT

    WITH THE BRITISH FORCES SOUTH OF CAUMONT

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

    B 8282

    Tanks and infantry make their way forward.

  • DEEP TUNNEL AIR RAID SHELTER

    DEEP TUNNEL AIR RAID SHELTER

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR PRESS AGENCY PRINT COLLECTION" Made by: Press photographers (no details recorded)

    ZZZ 10432D

    Upper floor of shelter.

  • GUY'S HOSPITAL: LIFE IN A LONDON HOSPITAL, ENGLAND, 1941

    GUY'S HOSPITAL: LIFE IN A LONDON HOSPITAL, ENGLAND, 1941

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 2330

    Doctors examine the x-ray of a patient under the bright light of the Operating Theatre at Guy's Hospital, whilst a third doctor operates on the patient.

  • FACTORY BUFFET: WORKS CANTEEN AT A BRITISH AIRCRAFT FACTORY, 1942

    FACTORY BUFFET: WORKS CANTEEN AT A BRITISH AIRCRAFT FACTORY, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 11395

    A view of the buffet counter at an aircraft factory, somewhere in Britain. Women work behind the counter to prepare snacks and sandwiches for the workers, who can be seen drinking a quick cup of tea during a break in their work.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM 1939-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM 1939-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    H 20546

    Infantry of 10th Battalion, Royal Berkshire Regiment wading across a stream during battle training near Sudbury in Suffolk, 10 June 1942.

  • COOKHOUSE CABARET: ENTERTAINMENT AT UXBRIDGE RAF DEPOT, MIDDLESEX, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    COOKHOUSE CABARET: ENTERTAINMENT AT UXBRIDGE RAF DEPOT, MIDDLESEX, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 22228

    Two members of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force stop a Royal Air Force corporal from starting early on the food which has been prepared for a midnight cabaret, being put on by WAAFs of the catering section at the RAF depot, Uxbridge. Plates of buns...

  • THE BRITISH COTTON INDUSTRY: EVERYDAY LIFE AT A BRITISH COTTON MILL, LANCASHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    THE BRITISH COTTON INDUSTRY: EVERYDAY LIFE AT A BRITISH COTTON MILL, LANCASHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1945

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 25998

    Hilda Mackenzie works as a ball warper at a cotton mill, somewhere in Lancashire. Her job is to wind the fine threads on to a circular wooden beam. Here, she is mending broken threads, which are located by the flashing red lights on the bobbin frame (...

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