Sandbagging at Morda for civil defence

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Teitl Cymraeg/Welsh title: Llenwi bagiau tywod ym Morda ar gyfer amddiffyn adeiladau
Ffotograffydd/Photographer: Geoff Charles (1909-2002)
Dyddiad/Date: September 6, 1939.
Cyfrwng/Medium: Negydd ffilm / Film negative
Cyfeiriad/Reference: (gcc00923)
Rhif cofnod / Record no.: 3472116

Rhagor o wybodaeth am gasgliad Geoff Charles yn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru

Ceir mwy o ffotograffau o Gymru a'r Gororau adeg yr Ail Ryfel Byd ar wefan

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    LlGC ~ NLW

    • 17/Feb/2010 14:51:09

    Sandbags were used to protect buildings from the expected bombing. Here are seen children and adults sharing in the work and the fun of placing sandbags on a building in Morda, near Oswestry, over the border in Shropshire.

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    • 22/Feb/2010 05:16:02