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HULL BLITZ MAY 1941 RAIDS (ALLISON COGGAN) 13/2/11

(Keywords air raid air raids bomb bombing bombed bombs luftwaffe WW2 World War 2 Second World War)

No location but dated May 12, 1941. ARP personnel, Air raid wardens and locals give a s ense of scale in this image, viewing the scene of devastation with rubble heaped next to an air raid shelter which has withstood a blast. It is leaning backwards but has served its purpose.
Abbreviations – FAP (First Aid Post) AFS (Auxiliary Fire Service) NFS (National Fire Service) ARP (Air Raid Patrol) ARW (Air Raid Warden)

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