King's Ward during WWI

Remembering World War One

King’s College Hospital, Orpington Hospital and Queen Mary’s Hospital, Sidcup, played vital roles during the First World War. On the 100th anniversary of the start of the conflict, we are recognising their contribution with a series of events.

Our wartime history

Patients and nurse at King's College Hospital's WWI ward on Ruskin Park, Camberwell

Pioneering treatment at our hospitals.

Our events

Ruskin Park bandstand, Denmark Hill, London

Commemorating our contribution.

Our stories

Staff at Orpington Hospital, WWI

The lives of our wartime staff.