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Winston At The Beach

Winston Churchill in a swimsuit… 1922

Winston Churchill relaxing at the beach in 1922. Presumably this was taken in the summer, and he may have been taking a break from campaigning for the General Election in October, in which he lost his seat. This was while he was a member of the Liberal Party. He returned to Parliament in 1924, then formally rejoined the Conservatives the following year, having left that party in 1904.

 

Winston Churchill in a swimsuit… 1922

Original B&W photo.

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