Children evacuate London by train during the Battle of Britain; this pinner's comment: my gran and granddad took in some children from London during the war; the kids had impetigo and granddad treated it with boric acid crystals dissolved in water

Michael Aspel among two thousand WW2 children evacuees reunited 70 years later

Children evacuate London by train during the Battle of Britain; this pinner's comment: my gran and granddad took in some children from London during the war; the kids had impetigo and granddad treated it with boric acid crystals dissolved in water

AIR RAID WARDENS 1940: Members of a team of Air Raid Wardens in a London suburb who have been tackling and extinguishing Luftwaffe incendiary bombs. The men are holding stirrup pumps, used to douse fires with water from a bucket.  Picture part of PA Second World War Collection : The Blitz

AIR RAID WARDENS 1940: Members of a team of Air Raid Wardens in a London suburb who have been tackling and extinguishing Luftwaffe incendiary bombs. The men are holding stirrup pumps, used to douse fires with water from a bucket. Picture part of PA Second World War Collection : The Blitz

15th, October, 1940: Furniture stacked on the pavement near Piccadilly Circus in the heart of London's West End, as firemen direct their water jets on a blazing building (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)

15th, October, 1940: Furniture stacked on the pavement near Piccadilly Circus in the heart of London's West End, as firemen direct their water jets on a blazing building (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)

Pinterest
Search