'A Garden Dugout', Wills cigarette card, 1938.
2 5 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 17cm

'A Garden Dugout', Wills cigarette card, 1938.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library


One of a series of 'Air Raid Precautions' cards. One of several types of air raid shelter, this model is entirely below ground, roofed and walled with corregated iron and covered-over with sandbags. Despite widely being regarded as a useful source of instruction, production of cigarette cards was halted during both World Wars due to shortages.

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