Incident Folder

The text below gives a summary of the conflict (i.e. war), event or incident that resulted in deaths in the Borough or abroad. On the right are listed the individual events and incidents, such as battles or air raids. For each conflict the total number of casualties are given, whereas for each event or incident the names of those who died are listed in alphabetical order.

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Details for: Air raids on Saturday 21st September 1940


Historical Data:
Saturday 21st September 1940. A day of reduced activity but raiders visited many parts of the country. Night time raids focused on London where 23 people were killed. A number of properties were damaged in Islington. Bryan Street, Carnegie Street and Copenhagen Street were hit with the loss of 15 lives.