Milkman doing his rounds in a London street devastated during a German bombing in 1940. Photographer Fred Morley.

Delivery After Raid Caption: A milkman delivering milk in a London street devastated during a German bombing raid. Firemen are dampening down the ruins behind him. (Photo by Fred Morley/Getty Images) Date created: 09 Oct 1940

A child wearing a so-called Mickey Mouse gas mask during World War Two.

A child wearing a so-called Mickey Mouse gas mask during World War Two. We had similar in Israel in the Golf War, only young kids had one with a motor to increase airflow. Took them to school, playground, everywhere.

Evacuees world war 2 display

This will be a small group that the students will do in groups. They will get a leaders from World War 2 and have to make a poster about that leader.

American soldier sleeping in a foxhole after a march through rugged mountain, Minturno, Italy, 1944.

American soldier sleeping in a foxhole after a march through rugged mountain terrain, Minturno, Italy,

Despite blackout restrictions, German aircraft only had just to follow the Thames into London. Typically, the first wave of bombers would drop incendiaries, both to maximise damage and further light the sky for their colleagues who were just behind them.

Illustrated history of the Blitz

Bill Brandt - underground bomb shelters of London during the Blitz in 1940

The Elephant and Castle station of London Tube during the air raid. Londoners would use the tube as an air raid shelter if they didn't have one in their garden or one near where they lived - 1940

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