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A Speech Being Made At The Time Of The Japanese Surrender From World War Two

A speech being made at the time of the Japanese surrender from World War II in September 1945.

A Terrible Shipwreck

This is an oil painting on canvas depicting the shipwreck of several ships in a fierce storm and was painted by T.L Morilyan R.N. in 1870. Local people can be seen on the beach watching the activity and ...

A.R.P. Identity Card

This Air Raid Precaution (A. R. P.) identity card was issued to Ruth Gibbs on the 30th September 1940.

A.R.P. Identity Card

County of Warwick A.R.P. identity card with a blue cover and gold embossed lettering. It belonged to Arthur James Smith. Arthur James Smith was born in Bath on 13 May 1902. He moved to Leamington Spa ...

A.R.P. Instructors Badge

Midland Regional Association of ARP Instructors badge that belonged to Arthur James Smith. It is a silver coloured circular badge with a scroll at the bottom. It is decorated with blue enamel. "MIDLAND ...

A.R.P. Instructors Badge

Coventry and District Association A.R.P. Instructors badge that belonged to Arthur James Smith. It is was made by Thomas Fattorini of Birmingham. Arthur James Smith was born in Bath on 13 May 1902. He ...

A.R.P.S. Civil Defence Instructor Badge

A.R.P.S. Civil Defence Instructor badge that belonged to Arthur James Smith. It is oval shaped with a crown at the top decorated with a red enamel border. "A.R.P.S. CIVIL DEFENCE" is stamped around the ...

Admiral Lord Exmouth

This is an ink, watercolour and gouache on paper portrait of Admiral Lord Exmouth, and a painted inscription along the bottom reads 'The Appearanc [sic] of Admirll [sic] Lord Exmouth from his Hedgecumb ...

Air Crew Europe: Second World War Medal

This is an Air Crew Europe bronze star medal with a black, yellow and light blue coloured ribbon, c.1939-1945.

Air Raid Defence League Badge

Civil Defence Corps badge that belonged to Arthur James Smith. It is a circular badge with a crown at the top decorated with red enamel. There is a blue enamel border around three quarters of the badge. ...

Air Raid Defence League Badge

A small circular Air Raid Defence League badge. It belonged to Arthur James Smith. The badge has a black border and there is a flying Union flag in the centre. Arthur James Smith was born in Bath on 13 ...

Air Raid Precaution Service Badge

This badge signified that the wearer was in the Air Raid Precaution service. There is a crescent shaped attachment on the reverse, which was used to attach the badge to a button hole.

Air Raid Precaution Service Badge

This badge signified that the wearer was in the Air Raid Precaution service. There is a crescent shaped attachment on the reverse, which was used to attach the badge to a button hole.

Air Raid Precautions First Aid Box

A black metal box and lid with A.R.P. painted in white on the front of the box. It contains dressings and treatments and was used as an Air Raid Precautions First Aid Box, 1939.

Air Raid Precautions Scheme Certificate

This is an Air Raid Precautions Scheme Certificate from Greenacres, Golf Lane, Whitnash. The certificate dates from the 31st July 1941.

Air Raid Precautions Scheme Certificate

This is an Air Raid Precautions Scheme Certificate from Greenacres, Golf Lane, Whitnash. The certificate dates from the 31st July 1941.

Air Raid Warden's Uniform

Navy-blue woollen Air-Raid Warden's uniform jacket, with a cloth belt and a silver metal buckle. It has silver metal buttons, cast with the letters C. D. and a crown. There are four large buttons on the ...

Airgraph

Airgraph from Bombay, 1944 Correspondence from Lloyds Bank Limited to Lieut. L.N. Nealon, reproduced in photographic form in order to reduce the size.