A week's supply of eggs in Truro, Cornwall. August 1915?
Elderly woman in a shop displaying eggs collected to feed wounded soldiers. There is a sign appealing for donations : 'Our wounded sorely need your aid! Will you help.' The National Egg Collection for the Wounded campaign started in August 1915, aiming to collect 1 million eggs for the wounded. The scheme was so successful that they achieved 1 million eggs a month. Photographer: Arthur William Jordan.
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Media ID 11655639
Date: 4th March 2016
Location Name: 50.263195
: TRURI : TRUwef.2
Image Size: 9362 x 5813 Pixels
Filesize is 10.96MB (Original 53.38MB)
Associated Categories: Truro