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London Blitz photos. WW2

1940 London at War - London Bus 1940 - Wreckage of bus leaning into huge crater in front of bombed out buildings, a result of German aerial blitz attacks during the Battle of Britain.

London,circa 1940: Fire rages in London shops and business premises on Ludgate Hill near St. Paul's after heavy bombing raids (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)

London,circa Fire rages in London shops and business premises on Ludgate Hill near St. Paul's after heavy bombing raids (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)

February 1945: Buckea's bakers shop, stands alone on the corner of Boswell Street and Theobalds Road, Holborn, after heavy bombing Picture: Reg Speller/Fox Photos/Getty Images

Churchill's London then and now: How London was rebuilt after WWII

How the ruined streets of London have been transformed since the aftermath of WWII. February Buckea's bakers shop, stands alone on the corner of Boswell Street and Theobalds Road, Holborn, after heavy bombing Picture: Reg Speller/Fox Photos/Getty Images

A crashed German Messerschmitt is towed past the Houses of Parliament in London during World War II. Stringer / Hulton Archive / Getty Images / Universal Images Group

A crashed German Messerschmitt is towed past the Houses of Parliament in London during World War II.

Cafe open as usual - air raid or not...

The Kardomah Cafe of Fleet Street, outfitted as a public air raid shelter as an attraction during wartime, London/November

Airraid 1944

WWII - Civilians sleeping in the Underground, their make shift bomb bunker inLondon.don't imagine sleeping on an escalator was too comfortable!

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