Sheffield Blitz

The history and commemoration of the Second World War air raids on Sheffield

Blood Tub Driver

The fifth of of our Stories from the Blitz, as published by the Sheffield Star, is the story of Emma Pyecroft. Aged 18 then, she worked as a driver for for the ARP ambulance brigade in Sheffield. “We used to call them the blood tubs,” she said.

Read more at: http://www.thestar.co.uk/retro/sheffield-teenager-recalls-blitz-nights-on-blood-tub-ambulances-1-7615580

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This entry was posted on November 25, 2016 by in People, The City and tagged , , , .
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