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"Medical Kit"

Length: 33cm
Width: 27cm
Height: 11cm
A first aid kit used during the Second World War by members of the Civil Defense or Home Guard. If bombs were dropped on a city, people could get injured from flying shrapnel and debris as well as from collapsing buildings. A First Aid Kit would have contained dressings, slings and bandages. Purchased with grant aid from the Northern Ireland Museums Council and the Big Lottery Fund under the 'Their Past Your Future' programme. E/FCM_2006_022 Ref: 09681. © Fermanagh County Museum.
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