WWII air raid victim by Cecil Beaton. Eileen Dunne, aged three, sits in bed with her doll at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children, after being injured during an air raid on London in September
September 1940 / London / Defiance in the face of the Luftwaffe: A householder, already bombed out, flies the Union Jack. In this particular case, a raid has ripped the flag in two, but the message is clear.
Mary Couchman, a warden of a small Kentish Village, shields three little children, among them her son, as bombs fall during an air attack on October The three children were playing in the street when the siren suddenly sounded.