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Child evacuees depart, London, 1939.

Child evacuees depart, London, 1939.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 23cm x 32cm


The children are carrying their belongings. The boy on the left is being kised goodbye by a woman, perhaps his mother. 'The children are evacuated from London and other large cities in case of air raids. Such scenes as this are common on main-line stations in many parts of the country'.

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