Object details

Related period
Second World War (production), Second World War (content)
Kennington, Eric Henri
Production date

medium: pastel


External Frame: Depth 50 mm, Height 640 mm, Width 2098 mm

Support: Height 488 mm, Width 2073 mm

Framed Work: Weight 31.8 kg

Catalogue number
Art.IWM ART LD 3466

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Second World War
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Over two million American servicemen passed through Britain during the Second World War. In 1944, at the height of activity, up to half a million were based there with the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). Their job was to man and maintain the vast fleets of aircraft needed to attack German cities and industry.