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Newton Road

Catalogue ref: pa203

Category: War

Period: 1914-1918

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Belle Vue was a Red Cross Hospital during WWI but this photograph of the doctors and nurses dates from 1921 when it had become a Minisry of Pensioners Hospital. In the front from the left: the M.O.,Dr Rix, then his wife who was the Commandant, then Mr Maitland-Wilson, Sister Chater, Colonel Dash, Miss Joyce Holden and Dr Wisdom. In the back row, 4th from right, the bearded figure of George Lingley, a Red Cross volunteer, who lived at 15 Waldingfield Road and worked as a railway porter.


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