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The barrage balloon winch truck and The operable soldiers ceruminous

WAAF crew deploying a Barrage Balloon.

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A Balloon Site, Coventry: Laura Knight - Women of the WAAF haul on ropes to adjust the trim of an anti-aircraft barrage balloon. Several such balloons can be seen deployed above the factories in the background. Women Artist, Munier, Knight Art, English Artists, British Artists, Art Uk, Aviation Art, Ballet, Military Art

The British Painters Who Were Eyewitnesses to World War II

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Restored RAF Fordson Sussex barrage balloon tender at the RAF Museum Hendon. The cable from the barrage balloon was attached to a winch, which enabled the balloon to be raised or lowered. The winch operator sat in the cage on the back. Ford, Air Force Aircraft, House Of Commons, Army Vehicles, Battle Of Britain, Military Equipment, Royal Air Force, Historical Pictures, Old Trucks

Restored RAF Fordson Sussex barrage balloon tender at the RAF Museum Hendon. The cable from the barrage balloon was attached to a winch, which enabled the balloon to be raised or lowered. The winch operator sat in the cage on the back.

Britain at War & Trainees with a barrage balloon Economic Terms, Ww2 Women, 1940s Woman, Air Force Aircraft, Royal Air Force, World War Two, Britain, Balloons, Pride

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The Auxiliary Territorial Service at An Anti-aircraft Gun Site in Britain, December 1942 ATS girls using an identification telescope.

THE AUXILIARY TERRITORIAL SERVICE AT AN ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUN SITE IN BRITAIN, DECEMBER 1942

TR 469. ATS girls using an identification telescope.

Photographed at the Military Vehicle Show, Duxford, June 2010 Photo ref;

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Photographed at the Military Vehicle Show, Duxford, 6th June 2010 Photo ref; SNC13557