Prime Minister's battleship meets Atlantic convoy

Object Title

Prime Minister's battleship meets Atlantic convoy

Prime Minister's battleship meets Atlantic convoy

Reference

BEN 9

Level

Item

Scope and Content

On the return journey from his historic Atlantic meeting with President Roosevelt, Mr Churchill on board HMS Prince of Wales passed a large British convoy. The great battleship altered course so that the Prime Minister could get a closer view of the convoy, the men of whose ships gave him an enthusiastic welcome. Ships of the convoy as seen from HMS Prince of Wales.

Numbered BH.7889

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright

Associations

Creator(s) War Office

Contents

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