Twitter logo Facebook logo Instagram logo

Digital Gallery Images

The Gallery includes images of the borough's streets and buildings and portraits of people and communities. The Digital Gallery images are displayed as thumbnails. Full size images can be viewed by clicking on a thumbnail.

How do I obtain a copy of an image?

Photographic copies can be obtained from Tower Hamlets Local Studies and Archives (there is a charge for this service) or a maximum of 5 digital copies can be emailed to you. If you would like to use the images for publication or display please contact us at

George Alfred O'Neal 1940s


George Alfred O'Neal 1940s

Image Number:



© IHT/pwr18


Island History Trust Image Collection


George Alfred O'Neal, wearing hospital Blues, photographed after being wounded at Dunkirk, Second World War. by Joe Wright