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  • EVACUEES TO A COMMUNAL HOSTEL IN THURLESTONE, SOUTH DEVON, ENGLAND, 1941

    EVACUEES TO A COMMUNAL HOSTEL IN THURLESTONE, SOUTH DEVON, ENGLAND, 1941

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 3135

    A group of women and children evacuated from their homes in Bristol pose for a photo with Matron outside the Swallows Communal Billet in Thurlestone, South Devon. Mrs Winter (wearing white overalls in the centre of the photograph) is originally from...

  • EVACUEES TO A COMMUNAL HOSTEL IN THURLESTONE, SOUTH DEVON, ENGLAND, 1941

    EVACUEES TO A COMMUNAL HOSTEL IN THURLESTONE, SOUTH DEVON, ENGLAND, 1941

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 3131

    Miss Gabb leads girls of Southville Senior Girls School, Bristol, in a gymnastics exercise at the Swallows Communal Hostel at Thurlestone, Devon. Miss Gabb has been evacuated to Devon with 24 schoolchildren and some of their younger brothers and sisters.

  • LUXEMBOURGERS IN ENGLAND: EVACUEES IN SURREY, 1942

    LUXEMBOURGERS IN ENGLAND: EVACUEES IN SURREY, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 11103

    Five year old Andrew and his three year old sister Jacqueline say Grace before a meal at the house in which they are staying in Surrey. According to the original caption, when they sit down to eat they "always remember their grandparents still in...

  • LIFE AT THE TAPLEY PARK CHILDREN'S HOME (THE CHAIM WEIZMANN HOME), INSTOW, DEVON, OCTOBER 1942

    LIFE AT THE TAPLEY PARK CHILDREN'S HOME (THE CHAIM WEIZMANN HOME), INSTOW, DEVON, OCTOBER 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 10555

    Children play with wooden toys at tables in the grounds of Tapley Park in Instow, Devon.

  • LONDON EVACUEES IN CARMARTHENSHIRE, WALES, 1940

    LONDON EVACUEES IN CARMARTHENSHIRE, WALES, 1940

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 1041

    Girls from Notre Dame High School in Battersea, London enjoy a swim in the Tywi river at Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, Wales in 1940.

  • INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL: LIFE AT PAUNTLEY COURT, A SCHOOL AND HOME FOR FRENCH AND BELGIAN REFUGEES, PAUNTLEY, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, 1943

    INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL: LIFE AT PAUNTLEY COURT, A SCHOOL AND HOME FOR FRENCH AND BELGIAN REFUGEES, PAUNTLEY, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, 1943

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 15253

    Ten-year-old Lily (left) from Le Havre, France, and her friend, nine-year-old Lilianne from Brussels, Belgium, help to hang out the washing before they go to school. Both are staying at Pauntley Court in Gloucestershire.

  • CHAPEL CLEEVE NURSERY - THE STEPHEN S WISE HOME: AMERICAN AID TO BRITISH EVACUEES, SOMERSET, ENGLAND, 1942

    CHAPEL CLEEVE NURSERY - THE STEPHEN S WISE HOME: AMERICAN AID TO BRITISH EVACUEES, SOMERSET, ENGLAND, 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 9211

    A group of young children smile for the camera as they sit on a large pile of hay, probably on a hay cart, outside Chapel Cleeve Nursery in Washford, Somerset. Some wear bonnets to protect their heads from the sun.

  • LIFE AT THE TAPLEY PARK CHILDREN'S HOME (THE CHAIM WEIZMANN HOME), INSTOW, DEVON, OCTOBER 1942

    LIFE AT THE TAPLEY PARK CHILDREN'S HOME (THE CHAIM WEIZMANN HOME), INSTOW, DEVON, OCTOBER 1942

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 10568

    Young children, escorted by a nurse, explore the grounds of the Chaim Weizmann Home. Here they are walking down steps from an upper level of the garden in the sunshine, back down towards the house at Tapley Park, Instow, Devon. A sundial in the...

  • EVACUEES FROM BRISTOL TO KINGSBRIDGE, DEVON, 1940

    EVACUEES FROM BRISTOL TO KINGSBRIDGE, DEVON, 1940

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 2590

    Policemen and billeting officers help a group of children, evacuated from Bristol, to board a bus at Kingsbridge, Devon, which will take them to their final destination. Each child carries some kind of bag, suitcase or bundle, and they all have their...

  • AMERICAN CHILDREN GIVE BRITISH PARTY: CHRISTMAS FOR EVACUEES, HENLEY-ON-THAMES, OXFORDSHIRE, 1941

    AMERICAN CHILDREN GIVE BRITISH PARTY: CHRISTMAS FOR EVACUEES, HENLEY-ON-THAMES, OXFORDSHIRE, 1941

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 5703

    Children enjoy their Christmas dinner at this home for evacuees in Henley-on-Thames. Behind the long table at which the children sit, on which cups, plates and Christmas crackers can be seen, is a large, highly-decorated Christmas tree and some balloons.

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