British Red Cross

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"The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement started in 1863, inspired by a Swiss businessman, Henry Dunant. World War One Red Cross auxiliary hospital ward... Following the outbreak of war in August 1914 the British Red Cross Society and the Order of St John formed the Joint War Committee."[1]

Honorary vice-presidents [2]

Board of Trustees

Accessed April 2012: [3]

Co-opted trustees

Celebrity Supporters

Accessed April 2012: [4]

History

  • Rebecca Gill, (2013) Calculating Compassion: Humanity and Relief in War, Britain 1870 - 1914. Manchester University Press.

Contact

URL: http://www.redcross.org.uk

Resources and articles

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References

  1. British Red Cross History, organizational web page, accessed April 21, 2012.
  2. British Red Cross 2011 Annual Report, organizational web page, accessed December 15, 2012.
  3. British Red Cross Trustees, organizational web page, accessed April 21, 2012.
  4. British Red Cross Celebrity Supporters, organizational web page, accessed April 21, 2012.