British anti tank gun



DescriptionAn image of the crew of a British anti tank gun, under a camouflage net, successfully targeting a German tank in Libya, as Nazi soldiers surrender, and Spitfires fly overhead. The image was used in the ˜Back Them Up!' series, with the accompanying text ˜British field guns smash a German tank attack at point-blank range in Libya'. The British celebrated the liberation of Libya in 1943.
Authorby Harold Pym
Date1943
CollectionThe fighting forces
Link sourcehttp://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/theartofwar/prop/the_fighting_forces/INF3_1555.htm