The Alouette's roll in the Rescue

Exclusive photos of the 1953 Floods

By David Bullock

These exclusive photos were donated by Andy Macintyre and feature Photographs taken from the Alouette which was anchored off Southend Pier. After the great Flood of Feb 1st 1953 she helped in the rescue missions, these photographs document her mission.

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This gallery was added by David Bullock on 11/03/2008.

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