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British Royal Navy Aircraft Carrier, World War

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A group of women cluster eagerly around one of the rescued men from the British Royal Navy Aircraft Carrier HMS Courageous which was sunk by German U-boat U-29 in the Western Aprroaches at the start of the Second World War. The sailor reassures them with words of comfort outside the barrack gates as they enquire about their loved ones.20th September 1939

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Color Black & White
Keywords World War Two,WW2,Royal Navy,Disasters,Sinking,Women,Family,Emotions,Sailor,Uniform,1930s,Comfort,Sorrow,Expressions
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 1939
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