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.
:::::::::::: Vintage Photograph :::::::::::: Milkman delivering milk in a London street devastated during a German bombing raid. Firemen are dampening down the ruins behind him.’ Photographer Fred Morley.
"Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few..." (Churchill) This part of the speech refers to the ongoing efforts of the Royal Air Force pilots who were at the time fighting the Battle of Britain, the pivotal air battle with the German Luftwaffe with Britain expecting a German invasion.
East london - World War II -- pacifism isolationism histclo.com743 × 1107Search by image Figure 1.-- Pacifists and anti-war crusaders congratluate themselves on their moral superiority. They exerted considerable influence in Britain and France during the 1920s and the 1930s. The image here shows the result Google Search