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 HQ Batallón) September 28, 2014

Video is of actress Loretta Young promoting “Woman at War” week starting November 22, 1942. The week that honored the dedication and hard work of American women who, due to the war, took on greater responsibilities. As she stated: “We found that the hand that rocks the cradle can build bombers,...read more

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Estos son los escolares de Londres en medio de un simulacro de ataque aéreo ordenado por la Junta de Educación de Londres como medida de precaución en caso de que un ataque aéreo llegara demasiado rápido como para dar a los jóvenes la oportunidad de salir del edificio para los refugios...read more

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 HQ Batallón) September 15, 2014
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The initial reactions of Britain in the first day sod the War - the Cabinet and the Evacuation Scheme - and where the 'Blitz Spirit' originatedread more

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 HQ Batallón) September 08, 2014
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A Forces recruitment poster for the ATS. It illustrates a smiling young woman in ATS uniform. The backdrop is of uniformed soldiers surrounding an anti-aircraft gun. The slogan 'They can't get on without us' demonstrates the purpose of the ATS, which was formed on 9 September 1938 to free as...read more

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 HQ Batallón) September 08, 2014
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A Ministry of Agriculture food production poster using the slogan 'Dig for Plenty'. Illustrated with a colourful box of winter vegetables, it is aimed at the amateur gardener, rather than industrial agriculturalists. 'Dig for Victory' was a campaign that ran throughout much of the war. The...read more

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 HQ Batallón) September 08, 2014
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A poster designed for the Ministry of Health in the latter part of 1940 to reinforce the message that children should be evacuated out of London. The background to the poster shows a blitzed street with the Union Flag flying defiantly from the rubble. The better-known version of this poster...read more

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