WW1 silhouettes, wounded soldiers and medical care
Silhouettes of wounded soldiers and medical care during the First World War. From the top: stretcher bearers, a field ambulance, the casualty clearing station, a train taking men off to the base, a nursing sister bringing food and drink to a patient, a ship taking wounded men back home, and hospital in England with nurses and convalescent men.
© H L Oakley / Mary Evans
Sister and patient, Convalescent Police Seaside Home, Hove
A nursing sister and her patient in the surgery of the Convalescent Police Seaside Home at 205 Kingsway, Hove, East Sussex. Sister Jean Montgomery gives a fresh dressing to PC Andrew Barrie of the Metropolitan Police D Division (Assistant Warrant Officer, Court) who has had a cartilage operation. Date: late 1960s
© Mary Evans Picture Library
Duchess of York - Harrow and Wealdstone Hospitals new wing
The Duke and Duchess of York opened the Stuart Memorial Extension, a new wing of the Harrow and Wealdstone Hospital - May 6th 1931. Terence Carter (aged 5 and a half) presents a bouquet of flowers to the Duchess.
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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