Bethnal Green Tube Disaster: ‘I tried to black it out’ – BBC News

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The Bethnal Green Tube Disaster of 1943, in which 173 people were crushed to death, was the UK’s largest single loss of civilian life during World War II. Dr Joan Martin MBE had been qualified for just one year when she led the hospital team treating the casualties.

Source: Bethnal Green Tube Disaster: ‘I tried to black it out’ – BBC News