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Red Cross Re-enactment, Helston Railway Station, 1912

NumberHESFM:2012.11901.2
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 three nurses holding a boy scout, two with a stretcher and another standing looking on. There are many onlookers in the background. The back of the postcard states "They are preparing to put the patient on the beds. Alma Hendy is the one standing. The bed is at the back of the three kneeling. Love from W. Sept 24/12". Photograph by A H Hawke of Helston.