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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 Thursday 3rd August 1944


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Historical Data:
Thursday 3rd August 1944. A V1 flying bomb hit on the roadway opposite no.26 Coleman Fields causing a crater approximately 10 feet in diameter and 3 feet deep. Nine lives were lost in 21, 25, 28 and 30 Coleman's Fields.