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Growing up in the Blitz

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Clearing bomb damaged buildings on South Molton Street.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H2856
Description: Between September 1940 and May 1941, 1.4 million Londoners were bombed out of their homes. This photograph shows two civil defence workers clearing the rubble from bomb damaged buildings on South Molton Street.
Creator: Unknown
Date: September 1940
Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library collection.
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