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Careless talk may cost his life
Careless talk may cost his life
Resource Typeimage
TitleCareless talk may cost his life
Coverage / Yearc. 1939 to 1945
DescriptionPoster, color, 19.5 x 29.25 in., printed for H. M. Stationery Office by Brent Press Ltd., London.
InterpretationDuring wartime, concerns about national security increase. This poster, issued in Great Britain, reminds citizens that sharing any military information such as troop movements, or other details could help the enemy sabotage the war effort. In turn, this would endanger the safety of the troops as well as the home front.
Lesson Plans / ThemesWorld War II; News Coverage WWII
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; World War, 1939-1945--Propaganda; World War, 1939-1945--Social aspects--Great Britain; National security--Great Britain
Collection PublisherIllinois State Library;
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Resource Identifierww20284p
CONTENTdm file name7183614682002_ww20284p.jpg
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