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Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, Germany, Poland, Britian, zero hour

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3rd September 1939, Large crowds gathered in Downing Street as the zero hour 11am approached which was the time limit of the ultimatum to Germany expire. Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain announced that Great Britian had declared war on Germany following the Nazi invasion of Poland. Our Picture Shows; Police clearing Downing Street shortly after the Prime Ministers broadcast to the nation declaring war on Germany *** Local Caption *** Watscan - - 11/07/2009 - - - -

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Color Black & White
Keywords 1930s,Crowds,Declaration of War,Law,Order,Policemen,Crowd Control,Tin Helmets
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 1939
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