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Civilian casualties of a German air raid in Antwrep, Beligum June 1940.
According to British documents, troops said these people were cycling to work when German planes strafing the road and leaving them to die beside a wheat field. 

Civilian casualties of a German air raid in Antwrep, Beligum June 1940.

According to British documents, troops said these people were cycling to work when German planes strafing the road and leaving them to die beside a wheat field. 

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A formation of German Dornier Do 17Z light bombers in flight over France, June 1940

A formation of German Dornier Do 17Z light bombers in flight over France, June 1940

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The occupation of Kiev

The occupation of Kiev

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Stuka dive bombers above the Soviet Union during Barbarossa

Stuka dive bombers above the Soviet Union during Barbarossa

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The forward machine gunner of a German Heinkel He 111 bomber sitting at his battle position while en route to England, November 1940.

The forward machine gunner of a German Heinkel He 111 bomber sitting at his battle position while en route to England, November 1940.

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Christmas celebration in an underground shelter during The Blitz

Christmas celebration in an underground shelter during The Blitz

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Civilians taking shelter in the Aldwych Underground Station during an air raid

Civilians taking shelter in the Aldwych Underground Station during an air raid

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A ninety minute exposure taken from a Fleet Street rooftop during an air raid in London, on September 2, 1940.
The searchlight beams on the right had picked up an enemy raider; The horizontal marks across the image are from stars and the small wiggles in them were caused by the concussions of anti-aircraft fire vibrating the camera; The German pilot released a flare, which left a streak across the top left, behind the steeple of St. Bride’s Church.

A ninety minute exposure taken from a Fleet Street rooftop during an air raid in London, on September 2, 1940.

The searchlight beams on the right had picked up an enemy raider; The horizontal marks across the image are from stars and the small wiggles in them were caused by the concussions of anti-aircraft fire vibrating the camera; The German pilot released a flare, which left a streak across the top left, behind the steeple of St. Bride’s Church.

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