Finnish War Children

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Finnish Mothers saying goodbye to their children as they send them off to Sweden so they will be safe during the Winter War with Russia. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, History Of Finland, A Moment In Time, Lest We Forget, Mother Quotes, Imagines, Interesting History

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Mothers saying goodbye to their children as they send them off to Sweden so they will be safe during the Winter War.

Finnish children being evacuated to Sweden - Winter War - photo in Turku - Finland Los Kennedy, Caroline Kennedy, Sweet Caroline, Lappland, David And Goliath Story, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, History Of Finland, Fjord

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Sotalapsia. Kuva ruotsalaisen lehden artikkelista: "Små resenärer med namnlappen synlig". - Museovirasto historiallinen kuva-arkisto.

sotalapset (war children / evacuees) arriving in 1939 Grandma Lillian too had to flee her beautiful sea port town of Karelia when the Russians invaded. Finnish Civil War, History Of Finland, Orphan Train, New Wife, Iconic Photos, Women In History, The Good Old Days, Historical Photos, World War Ii

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German soldiers and dead russian soldier at Cholm, Demjansk siege winter 1942 War Photography, History Of Photography, History Of Finland, Ww2 Photos, Photographs, Korean War, German Army, Vietnam War, Military History

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A mother and her children take cover during a Russian air raid Tammisaari Finland 1940 photo by Carl Mydans Life Magazine

 II, Finnish children sent to Denmark during the Winter War Iconic Photos, Great Photos, Back In Time, Back In The Day, Finnish Civil War, Night Shadow, Fight For Us, Red Army, German Army

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Something old Something new Something borrowed Something blue Little bits of Finland and anything Finnish around the world, in the past or in the present. If something borrowed is yours and you do not...

Finnish schoolchildren collecting lichens in Kitee during World War I Lichens were used to treat wounds. They were also used as emergency food during times of famine in Finland photo credit:. Creepy History, Strange History, History Of Finland, Military Personnel, Interesting History, Women In History, World War I, The World's Greatest, Old Pictures

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Finnish schoolchildren collecting lichens in Kitee during World War I Lichens were used to treat wounds. They were also used as emergency food during times of famine in Finland photo credit:...

Soviet Finnish War, Finnish Little Children Refugees At Copenhagen In Denmark On March 1940 (Photo by Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images) Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, History Of Finland, Danish People, Night Shadow, History Of Photography, Female Soldier, World War Two

Soviet Finnish War, Finnish Little Children Refugees At Copenhagen In...

Soviet Finnish War, Finnish Little Children Refugees At Copenhagen In Denmark On March 1940

Children from nursery leaving air raid shelter 1942 Iconic Photos, Old Photos, Helsinki, World War Two, Old World, Finnish Civil War, History Of Finland, Night Shadow, Air Raid

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Something old Something new Something borrowed Something blue Little bits of Finland and anything Finnish around the world, in the past or in the present. If something borrowed is yours and you do not like it in this format, or think it's not properly credited let me know and I will change or delete it. You probably won't like or be interested in everything I put on this page, but hopefully you'll find a few things or learn something new about Finland.

Finnish children emulate a Winter War soldier and Lotta Svärd Helsinki, History Of Finland, Military History, Ww2 History, Military Positions, Finnish Women, Germany Ww2, Ww2 Pictures, History Photos

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Something old Something new Something borrowed Something blue Little bits of Finland and anything Finnish around the world, in the past or in the present. If something borrowed is yours and you do not...

Mother of Mine (Finnish: Äideistä parhain, Swedish: Den bästa av mödrar) is a 2005 Finnish-Swedish film directed by Klaus Härö. Set against background of WWII. Very moving. A nomination for Best Foreign Film at Academy Awards. I cried through the movie ! Eric Idle, Bo Burnham, Emilio Estevez, Dave Mckean, Baz Luhrmann, Cindy Sherman, Aamir Khan, Bodo, Clint Eastwood

Mother of Mine (2005) - IMDb

During World War II, more than 70,000 Finnish children were evacuated to neutral Sweden to avoid the conflict. From the award-winning Klaus Härö (Elina - Som om jag inte fanns (2002)), "... See full summary »

Finnish war children open up about abuse Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Finnish Civil War, History Of Finland, Iconic Photos, Foster Parenting, Women In History, Life Magazine

Finnish war children open up about abuse

During World War II, 70,000 Finnish children were evacuated to safety in Sweden. But life wasn't always better there. A new Swedish documentary looks at the abuse some of these children endured at the hands of their foster parents.

Svenska lottor möter finska krigsbarn, 1944 / Swedish Lottas with Finnish war children - Finland Finnish Civil War, Swedish Armed Forces, Finnish Women, Night Shadow, Home Guard, Iconic Photos, Book Projects, World War Two, Wwii

Svenska lottor möter finska krigsbarn, 1944 / Swedish Lottas with Finnish war children - Finland

Finnish child evacuees with soldiers. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Finnish Civil War, Night Shadow, Fight For Us, Iconic Photos, Red Army, Life Magazine, Armed Forces

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Finnish woman feeding the baby while waiting for evacuation in the rear areas. Finnish Women, Land Girls, World War Two, Armed Forces, Trauma, Finland, Wwii, Victorious, Baby

Финская женщина кормит грудного ребенка во время ожидания эвакуации в тыловые районы

Финская женщина кормит грудного ребенка во время ожидания эвакуации в тыловые районы. Отличная фотография и история.