Special Constable carrying a 'Raiders Passed' sign

Made:
1939-09-04 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown
and
Unknown
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Special Constable carrying a 'Raiders Passed' sign, London
      A photograph taken in September 1939, showing a special Constable cycling down the Strand in London

Special Constable carrying a 'Raiders Passed' sign, London A photograph taken in September 1939, showing a special Constable cycling down the Strand in London

A photograph taken in September 1939, showing a special Constable cycling down the Strand in London, wearing a sign reading 'Raiders Passed', in order to let the public know that the air raid warning was over.

A photograph of a Special Constable carrying a sign reading 'Raiders Passed' in the Strand, London, taken in September 1939 by an unknown photographer for the Daily Herald.

The sign let the public know that the air raid warning was over.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/10676
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford