Taxi Home Guard raise their rifles - photograph

Description:
Five London Taxi Home Guards in a ride in a motorcar; three point their rifles skyward. The original purpose of the Home Guard, formed in 1940, was to watch for parachute troops and to protect strategic targets such as transport facilities and political and financial centres in London.
Production Date:
1940 - 1945
ID no:
LTM_2005/8286
Copyright:
Graphic Union/ News International Newspapers Ltd

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