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Red Cross Re-enactment, Helston Railway Station, 1912

NumberHESFM:2012.11901.1
PlaceHelston Railway Station Cornwall United Kingdom
Date24.9.1912
KeywordsTrades and Professions Medical People Helston
PhotographerHawke, Alfred Herbert
Copyright© Estate of A H Hawke

Photographic postcard showing Red Cross nurses re-enacting a disaster at Helston Railway Station on 24 September 1912. The photograph shows two nurses taking a boy scout by the arms and helping him away from a vehicle which is parked behind. There are a number of nurses watching as well as onlookers in the background. The back of the photograph states "Assisting the Boy Scout out of the motor. The three on the left hand side of the car are Mrs Heynes, Nora Hall and Kathleen Tyacke. The couple behind the car, May Winn and Mr Goodman (Clerk at the station) Sept 24/12". Photograph by A H Hawke of Helston.