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Parting: Evacuees waiting for their train out of London during WWII British History, American History, Women's History, Ancient History, Native American, Kindness Of Strangers, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain, Vintage Pictures

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

Historical accounts of the evacuation of children during World War II tend to dwell on the painful separation from home and parents, and the harsh treatment that some children experienced from their hosts, observes JANE SHILLING

London readers continue to browse at Holland House Library after an air raid. bombed-out library, WWII. Photographed in (Full historic record shows Fox Photos Limited as the copyright holder. Old London, West London, Kensington London, Blitz London, Vintage London, London City, London Bus, Retro Vintage, London Bookstore

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The library at Holland House in London, England, mostly destroyed by the German blitz in September 1940. This iconic photograph demonstrates that the urge to browse and read lives on. via beautiful-libraries.com

1940 , A heavily bandaged British infant, Margaret Curtis, badly injured in a German blitzkrieg attack on London during the Battle of Britain. Originally published in the September issue of LIFE. History Online, World History, World War Ii, Study History, History Education, Luftwaffe, The Blitz, Air Raid, Battle Of Britain

London Blitz - 1940 blitz victims The Horrors of War Heavily bandaged British infant, Margaret Curtis, badly injured during German blitzkrieg attack on London.

Women in WWII ~ The Bethnal Green Tube tragedy saw 173 people crushed to death - making it the war's worst civilian disaster. Vintage London, Old London, Vintage Lesbian, Bethnal Green, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain, Us History, Interesting History, Butches

The Bethnal Green Tube tragedy saw 173 people crushed to death - making it the war's worst civilian disaster. But why was it censored from history?

It was the war's worst civilian disaster - 173 people crushed to death in the Tube station that should have been their sanctuary. So why, for 65 years, was it censored from history?

Diana Burl, born during the Blitz, cuddles a doll, one of the gifts distributed through Hoxton Market Mission, London 1946 Vintage Children Photos, Children Images, Vintage Girls, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Girl Pictures, Old Photos, Antique Photos

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Evacuees in Montgomeryshire

Teitl Cymraeg/Welsh title: Faciwis yn Sir Drefaldwyn Ffotograffydd/Photographer: Geoff Charles (1909-2002) Dyddiad/Date: September 9, 1939. Cyfrwng/Medium: Negydd / Negative Cyfeiriad/Reference: (gcc00933) Rhif cofnod / Record no.: 3472111 Rhagor o wybodaeth am gasgliad Geoff Charles yn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru Ceir mwy o ffotograffau o Gymru a'r Gororau adeg yr Ail Ryfel Byd ar wefan geoffcharles.llgc.org.uk More information about the Geoff Charles Collection at the…

A man injured during the London blitz being helped by passers-by, ca. Vintage London, Old London, Nara, London Bombings, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain, London Life, British History, London History

Londoners try to help victim of German aerial bombing, 1940. Note that the victim, despite his suffering, hasn't lost his cigarette from his lips.

Christmas dinner for children in a home for evacuees at Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, Ministry of Information Photo Division Photogr. Vintage Christmas Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage Photographs, British Family, Henley On Thames, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain, Christmas Past, Xmas

Christmas for Evacuees, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, 1941. Retronaut | Retronaut - See the past like you wouldn't believe.

A women checks the identification label of a boy evacuee armed with a toy gun. Women In History, World History, World War Ii, London History, British History, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain, Historical Photos, Wwii

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School children inspect bomb damage in the playground of Moorside Road School, Grove Park, London. One boy is pointing to a large hole in the concrete of the playground. Several of the windows have been smashed. All the boys are carrying their gas masks. Vintage London, Old London, Kent England, London England, London Bombings, Good Shepard, Grove Park, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain

LONDON SCHOOLS IN WARTIME: SCHOOL LIFE IN LONDON, ENGLAND, 1941

School children inspect bomb damage in the playground of Moorside Road School, Grove Park, London. One boy is pointing to a large hole in the concrete of the playground. Several of the windows have been smashed. All the boys are carrying their gas masks.

Three wounded but optimistic british girls with thumbs up after August bombing in Croydon airport London. London History, British History, Croydon Airport, London Bombings, Amy Johnson, Old London, Vintage London, South London, The Blitz

Post Tenebras, Lux .

Three wounded , but optimistic british girls with thumbs up after August 15´s bombing in Croydon airport, London. 1940

Over two nights in March 1941 Clydebank was attacked by German bombers. All along the River Clyde were factories making ammunition, and shipyards. These were important targets for German bombers, but homes too were hit. Places In Scotland, Scotland Travel, London Bombings, Blitz Kids, Scottish Culture, Home Guard, British Home, The Blitz, Glasgow Scotland

The Clydebank Blitz 13th - 14th March 1941

This weekend in Clydebank has been the anniversary of 2 nights of bombing by the German Airforce in 1941. Clydebank knew it would be a ...

BOB This smiling girl, dirtied but apparently not injured, was assisted across a London street on October after she was rescued from the debris of a building damaged by a bomb attack in a German daylight raid. Rare Historical Photos, London Girls, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain, British History, Ww2 History, Modern History, Military History, Old London

This smiling girl, dirtied but apparently not injured, was assisted across a London street on October 23, 1940, after she was rescued from the debris of a building damaged by a bomb attack in a German daylight raid. (AP Photo)

World War Battle of Britain. Going in opposite directions, troops arrive in a London railroad station, as children are evacuated to the safer countryside. Dunkirk Ww2, Battle Of Dunkirk, The Blitz, British Prime Ministers, London History, Battle Of Britain, Lest We Forget, Reception Areas, World War Two

At a London railway station, arriving troops pass by children who are being evacuated to the countryside.

Evacuees from the Clydebank Blitz, March at the Clydebank Cross of (Love these duel before & after photographs) Visiting Scotland, Scotland Travel, Blitz Kids, The Blitz, Glasgow Scotland, Battle Of Britain, Short Trip, Great Britain, Ghosts

Evacuees from the Clydebank Blitz, March 1941, at the Clydebank Cross of 2011. (Love these duel before & after photographs)

 George’s Chapel of Remembrance at the former fighter station RAF, Biggin Hill, London Borough of Bromley, GB Stained Glass Church, Stained Glass Panels, Stained Glass Art, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain, Arts And Crafts Movement, Window Design, Source Of Inspiration, Glass Design

BIGGIN HILL -- The beautiful Hugh Easton Studio windows installed in 1955 at St George's RAF Chapel of Remembrance include depictions of ATF and WREN soldiers and officers serving in Ground Control, Rescue Services, and as parachute packers and ground crews, along with the airmen and other workers. The same studio designed the Battle of Britain windows in Westminster Abbey.