June Jamaican Immigrants (left to right) John Hazel a 21 year old boxer,Harold John Roberts a 22 year old carpenter, arriving at Tilbury onboard the ex-troopship Empire Windrush,smartley dressed in zoot suits and trilby hats.
British West Indies Regiment recruited solely from the British overseas colonies in the Caribbean
Mona Baptise blues singer Empire Windrush arrives in Britain with 409 west indians seeking jobs
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Jamaican immigrants welcomed by RAF officials from the Colonial Office after the ex-troopship 'Empire Windrush' landed them at Tilbury - UK - 22 June 1948
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The Black presence in Hammersmith and Fulham
Grandchildren of the Windrush quit Britain for a better life in the Caribbean