world war II - woman A woman fixing her mattress and pillows on the top bunk as she prepares for a nights sleep in an air raid shelter during the Blitz, November 1940 (b/w photo)
[Alleyway behind Eva's kitchen] Bethnal Green 1900
An Air-raid Warden phones from a shattered booth after a bombing raid in London, 1940 (George Rodger)
When nylons were in short supply, this is how women would create the illusion of wearing stockings.
Children gardening during their holiday's at a school in Cobham, Surrey, August
The aftermath of a bombing at a hospital in November, 1940 (Frank Rust / Daily Mail / Rex Features)
1940 - The bombing of this beautiful Roman Catholic Church in London did not stop Fusilier Tom Dowling and Miss Martha Coogan being married there
British sailors celebrate VE Day with their girlfriends in the fountains at Trafalgar Square, London, England,
Land Girls and British soldiers at a dance in a large hall, near the Women's Land Army forestry training camp at Culford, Suffolk, May 1943 ~
Circa London: A family, homeless and injured, having lost their home to German bombs, but still seemingly cheerful, pictured in south west London (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)
'The White Lion', Esher, Surrey (William Freeman - )
Pair of English Land Army girls taking a drink from a roadside well during WWII.
womens land army at victory gardens, michigan state university.
An Observer Corps aircraft spotter on the roof of a building in London during the Battle of Britain, with St. Paul's Cathedral in the background, 10 July – 31 October 1940
World War Two. March, Land army girls with a large basket of freshly laid eggs as they breed chicks at redlands poultry farm at South Holmwood in Surrey.
The Bear Hotel, Young’s Hotels in Esher Surrey