German Pilot Escorting An American Bomber To Safety During World War II. The book "A Higher Call: An Incredible True Story Of Combat And Chivalry In The War-Torn Skies Of World War II".

Why A German Pilot Escorted An American Bomber To Safety During World War II

Utterly amazing story - please read - honor and courage prevail. Why A German Pilot Escorted An American Bomber To Safety During World War II

World War I aircraft information poster:

Public Warning - Public are advised to familiarise themselves with the appearance of British and German Airships and Aeroplanes. British Home Front poster

A Spitfire (front) and a Hurricane patrolling the coast during the Battle of Britain, in 1940.

A Spitfire (front) and a Hurricane patrolling the coast during the Battle of Britain, in Not Griffin engined Spits from about Might be remembering BoB.

Fashion on rations, how style on the home front was anything BUT black and white as the 2WW's enduring influence on the British high street is revealed. Exhibition at the Imperial War Museum in London

Fashion on rations: Style on the WW2 home front

Fashion on rations, how style on the home front was anything but black and white as the enduring influence on the British high street is revealed. Exhibition at the Imperial War Museum in London.

Princess Elizabeth during Her wartime service in the Auxiliary Territorial Service, 1945.

August HRH Princess Elizabeth is presented with a clock after being promoted to a Junior Commander of the Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service during World War II. Queen Elizabeth II when she was young.

Illustration of every British ship lost in World War II (contrasted with World War I)

Quiet Images of Great Loss and Heroism–British Navy Losses, 1945 An image of all the ships lost by Great Britain during Sobering.

A family goes into an Anderson air raid shelter in their garden, 1939. Each person carries a gas mask in a little box.

A family goes into an Anderson air raid shelter in their garden, 1939

Boy evacuees with gas masks; Second World War: evacuating London

Second World War: evacuating London

Douglas Bader was a famous fighter pilot from World War Two who had twenty-two kills credited to him. He flew and fought in the Battle of Britain with no legs – the result of a pre-war plane crash.  Bader was an outstanding sportsman; when young he played rugby union for Harlequins, who are still an active club, at fly-half. He came close to English national team selection.

Douglas Bader (center) was a famous British fighter pilot from World War II who had twenty-two kills credited to him. He flew and fought in the Battle of Britain with no legs – the result of a pre-war plane crash.

At the time of the Battle of Britain RAF fighter pilots were idolised by the public. These "Knights of the Air", or "the Few" as they came to be known, were regarded as heroes for the way they fought off the onslaught of the mighty Luftwaffe. The "hero" of "Agent of the Reich" has a somewhat less glamorous - though still important - job: he works for Balloon Command, the RAF department that organised the barrage balloon defences.

At the time of the Battle of Britain RAF fighter pilots were idolised by the…

A Londoner, still smiling, while recovering the remains of his belongings from the rubble of his bomb-damaged home.

The Blitz Spirit; a Londoner is still smiling while recovering the remains of his belongings from the rubble of his bomb-damaged home - 1941

Women and Fashions of the Early 20th Century - World War I Era - Clothing of 1914 - 1920

Women's Fashion During WWI: 1914 - 1920

National Service - Women's Land Army - God Speed the Plough and the Woman Who Drives It by Gawthorn, Henry George. Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, canvases, and postcards.

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth inspect bomb damage at Buckingham Palace on September 10, 1940

WWII September 1940 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth inspect bomb damage at Buckingham Palace, London, England.

Four Land Girls on a lunch break. The women were were billeted at the Land Army Hostel in Wye.

Four Land Girls on a lunch break. The women were billeted at the Land Army Hostel in Wye.

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