Item ITN/5/15/117 - Queen Mother and King George VI after the Buckingham Palace air raid

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Queen Mother and King George VI after the Buckingham Palace air raid


  • September 1940 (Creation)

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(1955 - present)

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Queen Elizabeth stands with King George VI and rescue workers who were clearing away some of the debris at Buckingham Palace following damage inflicted after a bomb dropped during a night raid, exploding at Buckingham Palace, demolishing a swimming pool and breaking windows in the North wing of the Palace. Their Majesties were absent at the time and there were no casualties

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