While many children returned, some remained in Cornwall for different reasons. Some families joined their children in Cornwall, and sadly some parents were casualties of the war.
Some children were happy to return, and others found it very difficult to leave the place that had become their home.
Danny Green shares his memories of remaining in Cornwall after the evacuation had ended.
Julia Sanders talks about of the impact of evacuation on her and her aunt.
Julia Sanders shares what happened upon her returning home.
Train fares and sandwiches for the journey.
Letters and certificate thanking a host family in Fowey for their care of two evacuees
Animation about returning to the city
Clip of original footage from public information film, 'London 1942'