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 Thursday 17th October 1940


Historical Data:
Thursday 17th October 1940. At 1825 hours, London was the main target for attacks, which continued until 0100 hours. 104 Londoners were killed, 28 elsewhere. A number of properties were damaged in Islington, with the loss of two lives.


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