The four worst cases in the Brighton Hospital

Photograph

Description

English

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
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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