Bombed Telephone Box - Living in London during the Second World War in 1939-40. Photographer George Rodger.

Bombed Telephone Box - Living in London during the Second World War in 1939-40. Photographer George Rodger.

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 2,500 bombs. It took until the 1960s for the damage to be repaired.

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 2,500 bombs. It took until the 1960s for the damage to be repaired.

I took work at the textile factory. Beyond The Blue Door. http://www.amazon.com/Beyond-Blue-Door-Trilogy-Book-ebook/dp/B00DZTCISU/

50 Powerful Examples Of Visual Propaganda And The Meanings Behind Them

I took work at the textile factory. Beyond The Blue Door. http://www.amazon.com/Beyond-Blue-Door-Trilogy-Book-ebook/dp/B00DZTCISU/

The last stand: Eerie photos capture man-made remnants of the Second World War that have become part of our coastal landscape         Marc Wilson, 46, travelled 23,000 miles to photograph 143 sites in Britain, France, Denmark, Belgium and Norway: (pic:Concrete tank defences in the forests near Lossiemouth, Moray)

The last stand: Eerie photos capture man-made coastal remnants of WW2

The last stand: Eerie photos capture man-made remnants of the Second World War that have become part of our coastal landscape Marc Wilson, 46, travelled 23,000 miles to photograph 143 sites in Britain, France, Denmark, Belgium and Norway: (pic:Concrete tank defences in the forests near Lossiemouth, Moray)

About this amaze woman: Rita Levi-Montalcini.  Nobel prizewinning Jewish scientist who carried out her cell growth research while hiding from the fascists during the second world war.

Rita Levi-Montalcini obituary

About this amaze woman: Rita Levi-Montalcini. Nobel prizewinning Jewish scientist who carried out her cell growth research while hiding from the fascists during the second world war.

This is Banfi's second trip to the massive rock, which is home to a unique collection of u...

Diver captures stunning images of the wildlife lurking near 650ft rock

This is Banfi's second trip to the massive rock, which is home to a unique collection of u...

Abandoned palace in Kopice Poland - The Palace itself is in Kopicach called the "water Palace" because it was surrounded by three large ponds. The palace was visited by the richest and most famous aristocratic families from all over Europe. Played here, politicians, princes, artists and warlords. The castle belonged to the Schaffgotsch family until 1945 when the second world war changed everything...

Abandoned palace in Kopice Poland - The Palace itself is in Kopicach called the "water Palace" because it was surrounded by three large ponds. The palace was visited by the richest and most famous aristocratic families from all over Europe. Played here, politicians, princes, artists and warlords. The castle belonged to the Schaffgotsch family until 1945 when the second world war changed everything...

Maureen Dunlop de Popp, a female pilot who flew Spitfires, Lancasters and Hurricanes during the Second World War, has died aged 91.    Dunlop joined the Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA) in 1942 and became one of a small group of female pilots based at White Waltham in Berkshire who were trained to fly 38 types of aircraft between factories and military airfields across the country.

Pioneering female pilot who flew Spitfires during Second World War and became magazine cover girl dies aged 91

Maureen Dunlop de Popp, a female pilot who flew Spitfires, Lancasters and Hurricanes during the Second World War, has died aged 91. Dunlop joined the Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA) in 1942 and became one of a small group of female pilots based at White Waltham in Berkshire who were trained to fly 38 types of aircraft between factories and military airfields across the country.

Tras la conferencia de Teherán consiguen la liberación de Europa las tropas aliadas

Tras la conferencia de Teherán consiguen la liberación de Europa las tropas aliadas

Females on the front line: Second World War nurses

Angels at war: The WW2 nurses who found time for romance on the front line

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