Photographs from London Air Raid Shelters, WWII

The following are some photographs of life in London Air Raid shelters during World War II.

Woman kneeling next to child, air raid shelter in London, World War II

Source: Frissell, Toni, photographer. Woman kneeling next to bed of child, in an underground tunnel during the bombing of London during World War II. [Jan] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017652508/>.

Woman and children in bed under a blanker in an Air Raid Shelter, London, World War II

Source: “WWII; London, England; ‘Southeast Air Raid Shelter.’” National Archives Catalog, Collection FDR-PHOCO: Franklin D. Roosevelt Library Public Domain Photographs, NAID: 195767, https://catalog.archives.gov/id/195767

People in a West End London Air Raid Shelter, World War II

Source: “WWII: Europe; England; Air Raid Shelters; London; ‘West End London Shelter.’” National Archives Catalog, Collection FDR-PHOCO: Franklin D. Roosevelt Library Public Domain Photographs, NAID: 195769, https://catalog.archives.gov/id/195769

Notes:

Click here to view a photograph from the Warsaw Ghetto during World War II.

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