Evacuee children, London, ca.1940 The wee ones of London were sent to live with people on farms throughout Britain to save them from the unmerciful bombings of the Nazis on London. The families who took in these children saved their lives.

Evacuee children, London ca.1940

WWII, Norfolk.England. With acute food rationing, most of the population lived off the land. Unfortunately, this little girl lived almost entirely on a diet of Brussels sprouts. Even her Teddy Bear needed a gas mask!

A little girl named Judy Swain and her teddy bear wearing gas masks - WWII - Norwich, Norfolk, England.

Children being evacuated out of London during the outbreak of World War II, 1939.  William Vandivert

Children being evacuated out of London during the outbreak of World War II, 1939 - William Vandivert

Parting: Evacuees waiting for their train out of London

The kindness of strangers: A LITTLE GIRL'S WAR BY WENDY APPLETON

Parting: Evacuees waiting for their train out of London - WWII

Make Do and Mend - vintage sign   Craft evenings?

Memory Lane: Make Do and Mend

evacuee labels

children and war artifacts - evacuee labels

Boy evacuees with gas masks; Second World War: evacuating London

Second World War: evacuating London


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evacuee labels

children and war artifacts - evacuee labels

Parting: Evacuees waiting for their train out of London

The kindness of strangers: A LITTLE GIRL'S WAR BY WENDY APPLETON

Parting: Evacuees waiting for their train out of London - WWII

A policeman makes sure young evacuees are on the correct train out of London for evacuation, 1940. (Press Association)

A policeman makes sure young evacuees are on the correct train out of London for evacuation, (Press Association). I can't imagine having to make the decision to send my child away during this time without me. How heartbreaking!

WW2-1940 s-Evacuee Suitcase Set-Everything your child needs for 1940 s Crazy Ladies Costumes Call us 01978 661046

WW2-1940's-Evacuee Suitcase Set-Everything your child needs for 1940's

s-Evacuee Suitcase Set-Everything your child needs for 1940 s Crazy Ladies Costumes Call us 01978 661046

A child wearing a so-called Mickey Mouse gas mask during World War Two.

A child wearing a so-called Mickey Mouse gas mask during World War Two. We had similar in Israel in the Golf War, only young kids had one with a motor to increase airflow. Took them to school, playground, everywhere.

WWII  British London AirRaid Poster  Print by BloominLuvly on Etsy, $9.95

"Leave Hitler to me Sonny - You ought to be out of London" ~ WWII British poster, 1940

A typical evacuees suitcase - on loan from The Discovery Museum, Newcastle upon Tyne

A typical evacuees suitcase - on loan from The Discovery Museum, Newcastle upon Tyne

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