Crow, Alwyn Douglas (Sir); Churchill, Winston Leonard Spencer; Lindemann, Frederick Alexander (Lord Cherwell). [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Sir Alwyn Crow (1894-1965), far right, controller of rocket development for Britian during WWII, with Lord Cherwell, far left, and Winston Churchill, Prime Minister, at Cardiff, Wales, 7 April 1941 on occasion of first plane, a Junkers Ju 188, being shot down by a British rocket.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Rocketry
  • World War, 1939-1945

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Subject

Cherwell, Frederick Alexander Lindemann, Viscount, 1886-1957

Date

4/7/1941

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-156070

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