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File:Hamburg after the 1943 bombing.jpg

Burned-out buildings in Hamburg - picture possibly taken sometime in 1944 or 45. Burned-out buildings in Hamburg viewed from above.
Date 1944 or 1945
Source picture scanned by en:User:Ian Dunster from The Battle Of Hamburg by Martin Middlebrook - Cassell - 2000 - ISBN 0-304-35345-0
Author Unknown
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Public domain, because it is a photograph created by the United Kingdom Government prior to 1955 (credited to the Imperial War Museum)

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