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LONDON.. 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 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.

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Cecil Beaton, Eileen Dunne at Great Ormond Street Hospital, 1940


On this day in LIFE — September 23, 1940: Air-Raid Victim - Eileen Dunne, Aged 3, at Great Ormond Street Hospital.

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Three-year-old Eileen Dunne, a victim of the London Blitz, in hospital, 1940.

Eileen Dunne in The Hospital for Sick Children, 1940 by Cecil Beaton