WW2 poster collection with links to pages of further information

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The images on this page are of posters designed to encourage everyone on the home front in World War Two to support the war effort. The idea was excellent because no-one had to go far without seeing a poster and so being reminded of the support that was expected of them. A tap/click on all but the first will take you to a page explaining in detail what the poster refers to. Different posters are sometimes designed with the same message, which is why several of the following images link to the same page.


Collected by the webmaster from various museums

Winston Churchill poster
WW2 grow their own vegetables poster, 'Dig On for Victory'.
WW2 gas attack poster
WW2 poster advertising for wardens

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