Fire fighters at Chiswick Works - photograph

Description:
Second World War firefighters operate a hose at Chiswick Works. Their steel helmets show they are from the London Passenger Transport Board, called 'London Transport' since 1933. During the war, firefighters were needed to put out fires started in the air raids. They had never had to cope with such intense fires over such a large area before.
Production Date:
20 Mar 1941
ID no:
LTM_1998/43268
Maker:
Photographer : Topical Press
Copyright:
Transport for London

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