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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
The Second World War in Colour – in pictures
An extraordinary collection of rare colour
images by official photographers, news agencies, freelancers and air crews,
feature in a new book, The Second World War in Colour, by the Imperial War
Museum . Many are being published for the first time and shed fresh light
behind the scenes of the conflict
Women producing bullets and cannon shells in an underground munitions
factory on the Wirral, Merseyside, 1945 -Photo: Ted Dearberg/IWM/PA
A 5.5-inch gun crew from 75th (Shropshire Yeomanry) Royal Artillery,
in action in Italy, September 1943 - Photograph: IWM/PA