Stories from the Archives

Posted by Eilis Boyle In my first ever post for the Men, Women and Care blog I briefly touched on the role played by individual agents (primarily doctors) in lobbying for financial support for facially-wounded ex-servicemen. Three months later, analysing the ways in which different agencies interacted and negotiated the...

Posted by Jessica Meyer I have been writing about Arnold Loosemore, V.C., on and off for the past six months.  I first encountered his story at a community event at Birley School, Sheffield where I had been contributing some workshops on post-war disability and men’s return from the war as...