REHABILITATION OF BRITISH SOLDIERS FROM NORMANDY: THE WORK OF THE ROBERT JONES AND DAME AGNES HUNT ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL, OSWESTRY, SHROPSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1944
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Corporal M Barnes (right) smokes a cigarette as he sits up in his hospital bed to open a newly-arrived parcel at the Robert Jones and Dame Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry. Corporal Barnes comes from Burnley in Lancashire and served with the Royal Welch Fusiliers. He is sharing the contents of his parcel with fellow patient Private Rennison (from Bramley, Yorkshire), who served with the 51st Highland Division.
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