The four worst cases in the Brighton Hospital

Description

This photograph shows four Indian soldiers convalescing at a hospital in Brighton. The hospital treated Indian troops who had returned wounded to the UK from fighting in France. The soldiers' injuries are described in the typewritten note under the photograph, and include fractured limbs from bullets and shell explosions. It is notable how young these men are. 

Full title:
The four worst cases in the Brighton hospital. Photographer: H. D. Girdwood.
Published:
1915
Publishers:  
Girdwood Collection
Created:
1915
Format:
Photograph
Creator:
Charles Hilton DeWitt Girdwood
Held by:
British Library
Copyright:
© Crown copyright material is reproduced with the permission of the Controller of HMSO and the Queen’s Printer for Scotland
Usage terms:
Open Government licence
Shelfmark:
Photo 24/(19)

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