Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

VE DAY IN LONDON, 8 MAY 1945. Two small girls waving their flags in the rubble of Battersea, snapped by an anonymous American photographer.

184
18
2

Holborn Circus ablaze after an air raid, with the statue of Prince Regent in the foreground, 16th April 1941 (b/w photo)

13
1
from Mail Online

Astonishing photos of British street parties from the last century

17
2

Bonfire at Street Party, Chorlton-on-Medlock, 1945 Childrens Street Party, Rosamund Street, Chorlton on Medlock, V E Day (Victory in Europe, end of World War II)

2

c1940: Girl clerks from a London office, working outside in steel helmets, after being forced outside by bomb damage to their building (Photo by Rolls Press/Popperfoto/Getty Images)

45
4