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Vertical aerial view of the City of London showing bomb damage near St Paul's Cathedral

Royal Air Force1944-08-07

Historic England

Historic England
London, United Kingdom

This vertical aerial photograph from the summer of 1944 reveals the damage caused to the City of London during the Second World War. Near the centre of the image is St Paul's Cathedral, which, while hit by the Luftwaffe, suffered relatively little damage during the Blitz.

Historic England Archive RAF_106G_LA_29_RP_3244

Details

  • Title: Vertical aerial view of the City of London showing bomb damage near St Paul's Cathedral
  • Creator: Royal Air Force
  • Date Created: 1944-08-07
  • Rights: Copyright Historic England Archive (RAF photography)
  • Medium: Photographic paper print

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