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'Back Them Up' war poster


War poster - entitled 'Back Them Up!' - produced by the British Government during the Second World War. Posters such as these were used to promote and maintain morale among the civilian population, especially in times of crisis such as during the Battle of Britain and the Blitz.


Air Force Museum of New Zealand
Accession number: 1989/162.1
Permission of the Air Force Museum of New Zealand must be obtained before any reuse of this image.

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