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Blitz London

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flying bomb lands in a street off Drury Lane, London The bombers of the Blitz came at night, but the drones struck randomly in daylight London History, British History, World History, World War Ii, Photos Du, Old Photos, Robert Frank, Battle Of Britain, Vintage London

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“A V-1 flying bomb lands in a street off Drury Lane, London, 1944”

World War II ~ The Blitz: Much of London was destroyed by the Luftwaffe, which was eventually defeated by "The Few" during the Battle of Britain which was fought over the skies of Britain between 10 July and 31 October 1940 London History, British History, World History, World War Ii, Photos Du, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, London Bombings, The Blitz

Lolita's Classics

London bombing 1940 - Amazing photo catching the collapse of a building.

10 July - 31 October 1940 - Germany launches an air attack on Great Britain. These attacks were known as the Battle of Britain. - The wreckage of a bus, which was blasted against a house in London during The Blitz, September London History, British History, World History, Family History, Photos Du, Old Photos, The Blitz, War Photography, Battle Of Britain

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September, A huge unexploded land mine lies in a back garden of a house in a London suburb; they are being dropped by parachute from enemy planes (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images) London History, British History, Women In History, World History, Land Mine, Old London, Blitz London, The Blitz, London Pictures

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Photograph-RAF Battle Of Britain Anniversary fly past, Big Ben London, Photo Print expertly made in the USA Big Ben London, Old London, Blitz London, London Food, London Eye, London History, British History, Asian History, Tudor History

Just eight brave pilots remain of the Battle of Britain Few

Just eight brave men remain of the near 3,000-strong aircrew who served with the RAF Fighter Command during the main Battle of Britain. The battle was crucial in stopping a Nazi invasion.

Vapor and smoke trails left by dogfights above St Paul's Cathedral, London at the height of the Battle of Britain summer Women In History, World History, World War Ii, Ancient History, Family History, London History, British History, American History, Native American

Fighter and Bomber Contails, 1940s

Contrails are a common sight now, but prior to the advent of commercial jet travel in the late 50s, there was little reason for planes to fly high enough to form contrails. However, during the Second World War, high altitude aerial dogfights over the UK were quite common. Contrails in the clear blue sky were …

People asleep on the platform at Piccadilly Tube Station, London during an air raid, 1940 (Click through for fantastic pics of the Underground - never seen any of them before! Vintage London, Old London, London City, Blitz London, London History, British History, American History, London Underground, Old Pictures

38 Breathtaking Pictures From The Early Days Of The London Underground

From the Victorian era through to World War Two - featuring tube strikes, carriage redesigns, passenger complaints, ticket machines and air raid shelters.

London and the Thames: in pictures An Italian newspaper shows German planes swooping over the Thames during the Blitz. The river area was heavily targeted by bombers in the Second World War, with the Docklands hit by over bombs. Luftwaffe, Military Art, Military History, Military Drawings, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain, Aviation Art, World History, Military Aircraft

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Dogfighting over the Saint Paul’s cathedral during the London Blitz circa 1940 War Photography, Documentary Photography, White Photography, War Image, Battle Of Britain, History Facts, Military History, World War Two, Old Photos

War Pictures from History

Dogfight above the St Paul’s Cathedral during the London Blitz, 1940. *Happy Saturday! Go Gators! 🐊😎* https://www.instagram.com/p/Bqkm-EyH1S3/?utm_source=ig_tumblr_share&igshid=1vpushnv0adwf

Firemen at work during the Blitz on London (b/w photo) Blitz London, Old London, London History, British History, London Bombings, Canadian Soldiers, British Home, The Blitz, War Photography

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12 January Soldiers help to clear the debris of Bank Underground Station, the morning after it received a direct hit during the Blitz. Some 111 people were killed in the bombing raid by German aircraft. Picture: H F Davis/Getty Images London History, British History, World History, Uk History, Modern History, Local History, Vintage London, Old London, London City

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St Paul's cathedral, standing tall as London burns after the worst single night's bombing of the Blitz. 29 December 1940 was the worst night of the Blitz. More than fires broke out, including one which covered half a square mile. Fleet Street, The Blitz, London History, British History, Modern History, Iconic Photos, Old Photos, Famous Photos, London Photos

Batalha da Grã-Bretanha - A Inglaterra na mira de Hitler

A Batalha da Grã-Bretanha (alemão: Luftschlacht um England, literalmente "batalha aérea pela Inglaterra") foi uma campanha milita...