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Manchester Blitz Piccadilly 1940

Another dramatic photo from the series of censored photos of the Manchester Blitz of December 1940. This photo was withheld from publication. Again it t shows complete devastation with only a token hose on the left of the picture. It portrayed to the enemy that Manchester was at its mercy - so it was censored.

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Keywords:air-raids, blackpool tower, bombing, censorship, fires, lancashire, manchester blitz 1940, photography, piccadilly, sam battersby, world war 2, ww2

Manchester Blitz Piccadilly 1940