Fund raising during the Second World War, Pontefract



Fund raising during the Second World War, Pontefract

Image reference: xl04311

Description: A black and white photograph of a group standing around an unexploded bomb casing which was to be filled with contributions for the local Prisoners of War Comforts Fund. The Mayor is also in the photograph which was taken by the Buttercross, with Saint Giles Church behind. Internal Reference: PO B420

Keywords: Mayor, War, War work, Civic regalia, People, Mayor

Place name(s): WF8, Pontefract

Date(s): 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945

Date added to archive: 17/10/2003

Original rights: Unknown

Permission rights: Pontefract Library

Digital rights: WMDC Libraries and Information Services

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