Leeds Station

Below is the Leeds station Group photo and the names of as many as possible. A Dash indicates an unknown name. Separate to those in the photo is also another list of names we have also seen mentioned.
Group photo contains:
– –
Shandy Johnson
– Craig
Ruth Robinson
– Stanford
Betty Bacon
Peggy Humphries
Pat Bishop
Jene Frost
Sirley Bradford
Hilly Smith
Elis Fawcett
Paugie Sanderson
Phyll Cooling (Captain)
Chris Haig
Elizabeth Hauté
– Elliot
Bi Mason
Marge Gasman
Blossom Frost
Ruth Sinton

Other Names mentioned:

Mary Walsh
Mary Haggie
Eve Gundley
Ruth Davies
– Broughten
– Fitton
– Tod
– Laughton
– Shaw
– Macintyre
– Rome

– JohnsonEPSON MFP image

Group photo


Driver Bacon

It seems fitting that our first post should be about the lady that made this blog possible by keeping extensive photographic record of the American Ambulance Great Britain (AAGB). The late Betty Bacon (latterly Sansom and Hopwood) served as a driver with the AAGB in Leeds. She kept lots of information, from newspaper cuttings to the tax disc from her ambulance. We hope that you enjoy the upcoming posts and that you find it interesting. If you have any information or artefacts you would like to send us or provide pictures of we would be extremely grateful, use the ‘Contact us’ page to get in touch.

Driver Bacon