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: V-1 attack on Sunday 18th June 1944


Historical Data:
Sunday 18th June 1944. The first V-1 weapon to hit Islington struck at the junction of Essex Road and Queensbury Street. Essex Road, Greenman Street, Londerborough Road, Queensbury Street, and Spencer Street were damaged with the loss of 25 lives.