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Resource Typeimage
Coverage / Yearc. 1943
DescriptionPoster, color, 20 x 30 in., printed for H. M. Stationery Office by Lowe & Brydone Printers Ltd., London.
InterpretationThis patriotic poster depicts men of the United Kingdom military forces, with a representative of not only the Royal Navy, but the colonies of Great Britain as well. Front row: Royal Canadian Air Force Middle row: (left to right) Appears to be a representative of the South African Army - wearing a sun helmet with cloth flash in regimental or corps colors; Australia. Back row: (left to right) King's African Rifles, Kenya - the badge on his helmet appears to be from the 1st Battalion); Indian Army; New Zealand; Royal Navy.
Lesson Plans / ThemesWorld War II;
Learning Standards16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 14 Political Systems;
Author or CreatorUnknown
Subject / KeywordsWorld War, 1939-1945--Great Britain; War posters, Great Britain; World War II; Patriotism--Great Britain
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library;
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Resource Identifierww20276p
CONTENTdm file name1563014682002_ww20276p.jpg
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