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Details for: Air raids on Friday 11th October 1940


Historical Data:
Friday 11th October 1940. Only one of seven raids this day penetrated as far as London. Night raiding commenced at 1835 hours and London was the main target, although Liverpool was also heavily attacked. 61 Londoners were killed, eight elsewhere in the country. There were three fatalities in Islington this day. Seven enemy aircraft were destroyed.


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