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Royston High Street. Image by Robert Sand, 55th Fighter Group. Written on slide casing: 'Royston.'
Image is reversed.
One of the shops visible is the London Central Meat Company.

IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

Royston High Street. Image by Robert Sand, 55th Fighter Group. Written on slide casing: 'Royston.'

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Units

  • 55th Fighter Group

    55th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 55th Fighter Group were the first P-38 Lightning Group to go fully operational from England. The pilots flew long-range escort missions for bombers flying over occupied Europe and racked up 'kills' of their own by destroying enemy aircraft in...

People

  • Robert Sand

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Airplane Propeller Specialist
    SSgt 38th FS 55th FG 1942-45. From Bellingham, WA Well known for the beautiful color images he took during the war.

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 July 2017 15:37:10 Lucy May Changes to caption
Sources

Looking at the photo in more detail in Photoshop and comparing it to photos of other London Central Meat Company shop fronts e.g. https://content.historicengland.org.uk/remote/shared.historicengland.org...

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:17 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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