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Danger: UXB

A_2,500_pound_German_bomb,_buried_opposite_University_College_Hospital,_London,_was_removed_by_Army_sappers._Before..

This photo shows two policemen escorting civilians away from the site of a buried 2,500 pound unexploded German bomb, which had been dropped close to the University College Hospital, London in 1941, so that sappers could defuse it without risk to bystanders.

 

A_2,500_pound_German_bomb,_buried_opposite_University_College_Hospital,_London,_was_removed_by_Army_sappers._Before..

Original B&W photo.

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