On The War Front: England
Clear-up operation in London after bombing raid - rubbled houses - unsafe building pulled down air-raid warden carries child from rubble - woman w/ kitten among debris. Londoners drinking tea in street - smile & give thumbs up - ‘ blitz spirit ’. Car lodged in front garden of house - thrown by bomb blast. British warship in dock - smiling kids wearing sailor’s hats after surviving U-boat attack on the evacuation ship Benares. Wounded man loaded into truck on stretcher. Sailors carry kids on back. Fleet of warships at sea & in dock; Churchill along quay w/ military aides; sailor’s giving thumbs up. Side shot Churchill tipping hat & giving thumbs up to departing ship. Very good iconic shots.
WWII. Home Front. The Blitz.