Nurses' Canteen at the Nelson Hospital

Nurses' Canteen at the Nelson Hospital

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Partial / Incomplete Date c.1944
Area Merton Park
Picture Reference MerMor_​Hospitals_​1-3
Original Format Photo
Notes / History The Nelson was one of the many hospitals concerned with the care of war casualties. This was not always easy given the difficulties caused by rationing and air raids.

The hospital itself had a few near misses; for instance, on September 19th 1940 a German bomber crashed nearby.

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