Three wounded , but optimistic british girls with thumbs up after August 15´s bombing in Croydon airport, London. 1940

Three wounded , but optimistic british girls with thumbs up after August 15´s bombing in Croydon airport, London. 1940

Evacuees from the Clydebank Blitz, March 1941, at the Clydebank Cross of 2011. (Love these duel before & after photographs)

Evacuees from the Clydebank Blitz, March 1941, at the Clydebank Cross of 2011. (Love these duel before & after photographs)

The Clydebank Blitz: Beneath The Embers

The Clydebank Blitz: Beneath The Embers

Clydebank ARP Wardens Front Row - W. McFarlane, J. Longde, Mrs. J. Hyslop, R. Turner, C.D., H. Kelly, A. Cameron, Inspector A. Macdonald, Div. Wards. C. MacKenzie (B), W. Laurie (D), W. Bowie (D). Second Row - Sen. Ward. A. Little, Head Wards. E. Connell, H. Brown, Div. Wards. R. Baird (A), T. H. Overend (C), Head Ward. T. Rae, Sen. Ward. S. McLintock, Head Ward. J. Menzies. Back Row - Sen. Wards. D. Rendall, P. Wallis, W. Ross, R. Caldwell, D. McMillan, E. Brash, A. McKellar, J. Johnston…

Clydebank ARP Wardens Front Row - W. McFarlane, J. Longde, Mrs. J. Hyslop, R. Turner, C.D., H. Kelly, A. Cameron, Inspector A. Macdonald, Div. Wards. C. MacKenzie (B), W. Laurie (D), W. Bowie (D). Second Row - Sen. Ward. A. Little, Head Wards. E. Connell, H. Brown, Div. Wards. R. Baird (A), T. H. Overend (C), Head Ward. T. Rae, Sen. Ward. S. McLintock, Head Ward. J. Menzies. Back Row - Sen. Wards. D. Rendall, P. Wallis, W. Ross, R. Caldwell, D. McMillan, E. Brash, A. McKellar, J. Johnston…

The Bethnal Green Tube tragedy saw 173 people crushed to death - making it the war's worst civilian disaster. But why was it censored from history? (article)

The Bethnal Green Tube tragedy saw 173 people crushed to death - making it the war's worst civilian disaster. But why was it censored from history?

The Bethnal Green Tube tragedy saw 173 people crushed to death - making it the war's worst civilian disaster. But why was it censored from history? (article)

Children play in the playground of Moorside Road School in South East London. The school has been badly damaged by an air raid, with windows missing, tiles missing from the roof and planks of wood being stored inside the windowless shell of the building. -

Children play in the playground of Moorside Road School in South East London. The school has been badly damaged by an air raid, with windows missing, tiles missing from the roof and planks of wood being stored inside the windowless shell of the building. -

London Blitz - 1940 blitz victims    The Horrors of War    Heavily bandaged British infant, Margaret Curtis, badly injured during German blitzkrieg attack on London.

London Blitz - 1940 blitz victims The Horrors of War Heavily bandaged British infant, Margaret Curtis, badly injured during German blitzkrieg attack on London.

Londoners try to help victim of German aerial bombing, 1940. Note that the victim, despite his suffering, hasn't lost his cigarette from his lips.

Londoners try to help victim of German aerial bombing, 1940. Note that the victim, despite his suffering, hasn't lost his cigarette from his lips.

Easter on the Homefront: all we got for Easter was a carrot on a stick, 1941 by British Pathé

Easter on the Homefront: all we got for Easter was a carrot on a stick, 1941 by British Pathé

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