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English: The British Army in the United Kingdom 1939-1945
Vehicles being loaded into LST 316 and LST 324 at Hardway, Gosport prior to the invasion of Europe a few days later.
Date between 1939 and 1945
date QS:P,+1950-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1319,+1939-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1945-00-00T00:00:00Z/9

IWMLondonThumbnail.jpg This is photograph H 38976 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
Author Knight (Capt), War Office official photographer
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Part ofWar Office Second World War Official Collection
  • Associated people and organisations
    British Army
  • Associated places
    Gosport, Hampshire, England, UK
  • Associated themes
    British Army 1939-1945, Royal Navy 1939-1945
  • Associated keywords
    Amphibious Warfare, Operations
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