Royal Air Force para-nurses at Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, 7 October 1948.
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Photograph showing four women wearing parachutes in the doorway of an aeroplane. 'The nurses, a new service to aid air crash victims, are embarking on their first excercise. The four nursing sisters who took part in the excercise were Sisters Violet Craig, Marjorie Bradley, Joan Maffey and Mary Savage'.