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Ban the Bomb enactment showing casualties, London, 1962

Photograph of a soldier smoking at the top of steps strewn with what appear to be dead bodies, with the River Thames in the background

Philip Jones Griffiths/Magnum Photos.
Courtesy of the Philip Jones Griffiths Foundation

"A group of people adopted positions of death along the Thames Embankment early one Sunday morning. A bemused soldier paused to observe the event."