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Children Carrying Gas Mask Boxes Outside Dalry School 1939


About this memory

This picture was taken outside Dalry School by Mr LP Bain at 7.40 am on 1st September 1939. The children are all ready for evacuation. They are all carrying gas masks in boxes.

Gorgie was bombed on July 18th 1940.

Donor number: 0026-004

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