File:Winston Churchill giving his famous V-for-Victory sign while being driven past a line of troops in Tel-el-Kebir, 9 August 1942. E15387.jpg

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English: Winston Churchill giving his famous V-for-Victory sign while being driven past a line of troops in Tel-el-Kebir, 9 August 1942.
Winston Churchill giving his famous V-for-Victory sign while being driven past a line of troops in Tel-el-Kebir, 9 August 1942. The vehicle is a Morris-Commercial 8cwt truck
Date between 1939 and 1945
date QS:P,+1950-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1319,+1939-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1945-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
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IWMLondonThumbnail.jpg This is photograph E 15387 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums. Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
Author Chetwyn (Sgt), No 1 Army Film & Photographic Unit
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Part ofWar Office Second World War Official Collection
Subjects
  • Associated events
    Western Desert 1940-1943, North Africa, Second World War
  • Associated themes
    British Army 1939-1945, North Africa 1939-1945
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