Players lay down on the ground when a German flying bomb was expected to land at Lord's, Army v Royal Air Force, Lord's, July 29, 1944 © PA Photos

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    A barrage balloon at Lord's © The Cricketer International

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    Jack Roberston takes over from a flying bomb © The Cricketer International

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    J W A Stephenson © The Cricketer International

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    Betty Archdale © The Cricketer International

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    Vijay Hazare © The Cricketer International

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    Vijay Hazare © The Cricketer International

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    Ducking the flying bombs © The Cricketer International