War and Conflict. World War Two. pic: June 1942. Britain. Arms Factories. The foreman of a production line making Mills bombs and grenades, holds a grenade, exactly the same type as he was working with during World War One.
Nighttime overview at 2:20 a.m. of 3 sailors walking arm-in-arm as one totes an oil lantern while wandering up a desolate, dimly lit street in Times Square as they vainly search for some fun in a curfew-closed city.
By: HERBERT GEHR
The LIFE Picture Collection
World War II. War Effort, Great Britain. pic: November 1942. Woman working on the inspection of engine components at the Rolls Royce factory.