Hyde Park, London, May 1944

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  • London’s Hyde Park in May 1944. D-Day was less than four weeks away.

    Photographs by Frank Scherschel and Ralph Morse.

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    4 comments to Hyde Park, London, May 1944

    • Sacha Baker

      Fantastically evocative - the final photo the GI is wearing a wedding ring … so that’s his wife or he’s playing away.

    • Natasha

      I love old WW II photos! Thanks for sharing.

    • Mikael Colville-Andersen

      Brilliant insight into a bit of family history. My father, Danish soldier stationed in England in the 1940′s, met my mum, local English girl and here’s hoping they had moments like this.

    • Chris

      My grandmother got into just such a situation, wearing just such a ring…

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