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Choose from 255 pictures in our Depot collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


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View of Hong Kong harbour, with ships and buildings

General panoramic view of Hong Kong harbour, with various ships, including HMS Medway, submarine depot ship, in the centre. To the left are two County class cruisers (with three funnels). To the right is HMS Eagle, an aircraft carrier. On the other side of the water to the right is the Peninsular Hotel. In the foreground are buildings on Gloucester Road: on the left is the China Fleet Club under construction (opened 1934), and further to the right is the Seamen's Mission (opened 1933). Date: 1933

© Mary Evans / Pharcide

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Volunteers undergoing physical checks, 1943

Photograph of volunteers undergoing physical checks, 1943 (c).Potential recruits to the 5th Mahratta Light Infantry undergo weight tests at the regimental depot at Belgaum. At the outbreak of World War Two, the Indian Army numbered around 200, 000 men. As the war progressed the Army would expand to become the largest all-volunteer force in history, rising to over 2.5 million men in size. The 5th Mahratta Light Infantry was one of the many Indian regiments that grew enormously, from five regular battalions to over 20 wartime battalions.From album of 37 photographs associated with 5th Mahratta Light Infantry, compiled by Maj C W Boultwood, 1943 (c).Associated with World War Two (1939-1945). Date: circa 1943

© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library

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Birchington Sports Day, Egg & Spoon Race

In conjunction with Birchington 'War Weapons' Week' in late May 1918, the Quex Park VAD Hospital and its Annexe at St Michael's in Birchington organised a Sports event. It was held on the field of Woodford House School in Birchington. Twelve races were held, proceeds went to the Birchington War Depot which provided articles for the local hospitals. 8. 14s. was raised. This photograph is of Event No. 4 Egg and Spoon Race (Boys & Girls under 14). Several children are shown taking part, watched by a large crowd of other children and adults. The Quex Park VAD Hospital opened on 15 October 1914 and closed on 31 January 1919. The hospital was run by Kent/178, the Birchington Detachment. The Commandant was Hannah Powell-Cotton (1881-1964), wife of Major Percy HG Powell-Cotton (1866-1940) of Quex Park, founder of the Powell-Cotton Museum. Major Powell-Cotton was the VAD Transport Officer for the Isle of Thanet area, responsible for organising the transport of patients from the stations to the local hospitals. Date: 1918

© The Powell-Cotton Museum Collection / Mary Evans Picture Library