Cecil Beaton photograph of an RAF bomber crew being debriefed by the squadron intelligence officer on their return from a night raid over Germany, 1941.
Cecil Beaton photograph of a British soldier drinking tea next to a Red Cross mobile tea wagon at Calcutta airport in 1944.
An ATS artillery observer uses a theodolite to measure air shell bursts at the Royal Artillery Experimental Unit, Shoeburyness, Essex , 1942
An airman poses in front of a sandbagged aircraft revetment, RAF Shallufa, Egypt, 1942
Alexandria : No. 230 Squadron RAF Sunderland Flying Boat Station. Portrait of an airman standing inside a Sunderland.
Admiral Lord Louis Mountbatten, Supreme Allied Commander, South East Asia, at New Delhi, India, 1944
A WAAF cadet in training lines up on parade, RAF Bridgenorth, Shropshire, 1941
A soldier of the Long Range Desert Group uses a Libyan keffiyeh scarf to protect his head from the sun, Siwa, Libya, 1942
A soldier battling his way through a sandstorm in the Western Desert during 1942.
A portrait by Cecil Beaton of the pilot and co-pilot of a Wellington bomber of No. 149 Squadron in 1941.
A Hollywood film poster attracts the attention of local Egyptians, Cairo, Egypt, 1942
A company of WAAFs marches past a barrage balloon maintenance hangar, RAF Cardington, Bedfordshire, 1941
A Cecil Beaton portrait of a member of the Women's Royal Naval Service equipped for gardening duties.
A Cecil Beaton photograph of the navigator working at his chart table in an RAF Stirling bomber, 1941.
A British sailor uses a sewing machine to repair a signal flag on board the armed merchant cruiser HMS ALCANTARA en route to Sierra Leone, 1942