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'The Navy's here.' Cossack's rescue of British seamen from the Altmark.', 1942 Creator: Unknown.

'The Navy's here.' Cossack's rescue of British seamen from the Altmark.', 1942 Creator: Unknown.

2-704-059 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'The Navy's here.' The story of Cossack's rescue of British rescue of British seamen from the Altmark was heard throughout the world. It started with Mr Winston Churchilll's orders, 'Get the men' and ended when the Cossack's boarding party called down to the prisoners below decks, 'The Navy's here'. Some of the Indian seamen rescued are here being interviewwed by Z.A. Bokhari of the BBC's Indian Service', 1942. From "Calling All Nations", by T. O. Beachcroft. [The British Broadcasting Corporation, Wembley, The Sun Engraving Co., Ltd., London and Watford, 1942]


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  1. 0580060907
  1. 2-704-059
  1. 2704059

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Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 4466x4614
File Size : 60370kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
Subject
  1. Zulfiqar Ali Bukhari: British Indian: Radio broadcaster
People Related
  1. Thomas Owen Beachcroft: British: Writer
  2. BBC: :
  3. Sun Engraving Co Ltd: British: Printer
  4. Sir Winston Churchill: British: Politician, Prime Minister, artist, painter
Medium
  1. Photograph
Picture Type
  1. Portrait

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