London school children hiding under the desks during a Luftwaffe air raid

London school children

London schoolchildren during a Nazi air raid during the Battle of Britain.
When an air-raid was declared, in the absence of the opportunity to descend into the air-raid shelter, it was necessary to hide under the desks in the center of the class, away from the windows and doors and cover the head with your hands.

Location: London, UK
Photo date: July 20, 1940

In : 1940

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