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Salvaging the Wreckage after a Bombing Raid

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  1. Jim

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    Raids in October 1940, Whiteley's department store in Bayswater suffered severe damage - this shot shows part of the ground floor.

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    A home in the London area demolished during a enemy night raid.

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    Survivors are given a much needed cup of tea by a Salvation Army worker as they collect together their belongings from the wreckage of their home.

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    A Mrs Mann lay asleep in bed when a bomb dropped on the rear of her cottage in outer London. She escaped uninjured.

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    Mrs M. Robertson and her family removing articles from their wrecked house.

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