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World War II: British nurses in Normandy, 1944. Photograph, 1944.

Date
July 1944
Reference
2043347i
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About this work

Description

Six women around a man in a wheelchair who has had part of his leg amputated; in the background, the gates to the Palace of Westminster

Publication/Creation

[London] : War Office, July 1944.

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint, silver gelatin ; sheet 20.2 x 25.2 cm

Lettering

British nurses in Normandy. Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service Sisters are working in Normandy art [i.e. at] the hospitals which have now been established well up towards the front line ... British official photograph (War Office Photo, Crown copy reserved). (Picture issued July 1944)

Lettering note

Bears number: B. 5860 XC

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2043347i

Languages

  • English


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