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21 Amazing Vintage Photographs That Show Evacuees the Measures Being Taken in London in 1939 to Prepare for World War II

As bombing raids attacking Britain's cities increased during World War Two, thousands of children were uprooted from their families and sent to the safety of the countryside. Many found, however, that life away from home was no picnic. The evacuation of Britain's cities at the start of World War Two was the biggest and most concentrated mass movement of people in Britain's history.
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