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World War One Wounded

disabled soldiers

Two soldiers, invalided out of the army, in the grounds of the 4th London General Hospital, at Denmark Hill. They are wearing uniforms that became known as “Convalescence Blues”, which were given to all invalided soldiers except officers.

 

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Original B&W photo.

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