A photograph of war orphans at a Punch and Judy show, taken by DH Esten for the Daily Herald newspaper on 18 December, 1944. The war orphans and children of disabled servicemen were at a Christmas party given by firemen at Burdett Road Fire Station. This photograph has been selected from the Daily Herald Archive, a collection of over three million photographs. The archive holds work of international, national and local importance by both staff and agency photographers.
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