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 Tuesday 24th September 1940


Historical Data:
Tuesday 24th September 1940. London was attacked at night on a more extensive scale than recently. About 110 aircraft were involved. In London, 70 people were killed. A number of properties were damaged in Islington. Linton Street, Tollington Park and Wedmore Gardens were hit with the loss of 21 lives.