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029 Survivors of SS Athenia, Sept 3, 1939.jpg
An image of a lifeboat with survivors from SS Athenia, sunk by U-boat in the Atlantic in the early days of the Second World War.

030 Merchant Mariners.jpg
Image of newly trained recruits to the British Merchant Navy. A draft leave HMS GORDON to join their ships. They are carrying their personal belongings in their kitbags from the depot

031 Graf Spee scuttled in River Platte, Dec 1939.jpg
Image of the German heavy cruiser Admiral Graf Spee on fire after being scuttled in the mouth of the River Platte, Montevideo, Uruguay in 1939

Atlantic convoy, Arctic icing condition.jpg
Sailors using steam hoses to clear ice from anchor chains and winches on board HMS SCYLLA during a cold spell on patrol in the Atlantic, Febraury 1943

032b US Merchant Navy victim of U-Boat.jpg
Image of a US Merchant Navy ship being sunk off the Atlantic coast of the United States. Allied tanker Dixie Arrow, torpedoed by U-71 in 1942 (source Wikipedia)

Atlantic Convoy , Battle of the Atlantic, USGSC Spencer 3321_300.jpg
Image of US Merchant Navy vessel in Atlantic convoy, taken for USCGC Spenser, one of the largest cutters in the Coast Guard fleet, escorting Convoy HX-233 across the North Atlantic to the United Kingdom. This is part of a dramatic sequence of…

034 U-boat POW's.jpg
Image of captured U-boat submariners being held as prisoners of war.

Image of three young girls eating sandwiches at an emergency feeding center in Liverpool, England during World War II

036  USS Augusta_(CA-31), Portland ME 1945.jpg
An image of the U.S Navy cruiser USS Augusta (CA-31) which carried President Franklin Roosevelt to the Atlantic conference meeting with Winston Churchill at Argentia Bay, Newfoundland in August 1941,

036a HMS Prince of Wales carrying WSC to Atlantic Conference, 1941.jpg
An Image of the British Battleship Prince of Wales carrying Prime Minister Winston Churchill to the Atlantic Conference with U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt at Argentia Bay, Newfoundland in August 1941.
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