Cecil Beaton photograph. Eileen Dunne, aged three, sits in bed with her doll at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children, after being injured during an air raid on London in September 1940.
WWII: GREAT BRITAIN
Cecil Beaton photographs little 3 year old Eileen Dunne, who had been hospitalised after being caught up in the Blitz. This picture graced the cover of LIFE magazine, and was an effective propaganda tool in getting the US to join the war effort.
Awe....God Love Her! Three-year-old Eileen Dunne poses on her hospital bed for famed English photographer Cecil Beaton. Eileen was a victim of the German bombing of London 1940.
Cecil Beaton :: Eileen Dunne, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, 1940
Three year old Eileen Dunne in her bed at the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children. She was injured in an air raid on London in September 1940
Vintage - Pictures of Children
Photo by Cecil Beaton 3 year old Air Raid Victom , 1940
On this day in LIFE — September 23, 1940: Air-Raid Victim
World War 2
Cecil Beaton Eileen Dunne, London bomb victim, 1940
IN MY BED
Eileen Dunne in The Hospital for Sick Children, 1940 by Cecil Beaton