BRITAIN'S YOUTH PREPARES: BOYS CREATE ALLOTMENTS ON BOMB SITES, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1942
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Jimmy West, aged 11, smiles as he rests a garden fork on his shoulder in preparation for beginning work on an allotment created from the rubble and debris of a bomb site in the East End of London. According to the original caption, Jimmy had been evacuated to Ware in Hertfordshire, but has now returned to 'put London right'!
Jimmy West working on an allotment created on a bomb site in the East End of London during 1942.