This section includes photographs of evacuees taken by press photographer George Ellis. The photographs are part of a collection from the Cornish Studies Library, of over 100,000 glass plate negatives of Cornwall, taken throughout World War 2 and into the 1970s.
Evacuee children at Blisland sheep fair. Taken by press photographer George Ellis.
Evacuees from Paddington Green on Ready Money Beach at Fowey.
Evacuee children of Tredethy, Helland, picking daffodils.
Evacuee clothing centre at Glynn.
Sickbay for evacuees at Tredethy
Crackington Haven Welfare Centre
Evacuees at Lanhydrock House
Welcome party at Cardinham
Concert for evacuee foster parents
Preparing for Christmas at Tredethy
Outdoor games at Wadebridge school
Evacuees at St Mary's C of E School, Penzance