Wings for Victory' Savings Campaign, Castleford, 1940s

Wings for Victory' Savings Campaign, Castleford, 1940s

Image reference: xl00999

Description: A black and white photograph of a public meeting to promote the worktime 'Wings for Victory' Savings Campaign in Castleford during the 1940s. The money would be used to purchase a Halifax Bomber. Weekly reports of the fundraising appeared in the Pontefract and Castleford Express. Internal Reference: CA YILLUS 391

Keywords: People, Sign, Market outdoor, Flags, Meeting, War, Air force

Place name(s): WF10, Castleford

Date(s): 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950

Date added to archive: 03/06/2003

Original rights: unknown

Permission rights: Castleford Library

Digital rights: WMDC Libraries and Information Services

Digital publisher: WMDC, Education and Cultural Services, Libraries and Information Services