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: Operation Avalanche and the invasion of Italy 1943


Historical Data:
H.M.S. Aurora was an Arehtusa class light cruiser. On 30th October 1943 she was bombed and damaged, with 47 killed, off Castellorizo during operations associated with the Salerno landings.


Part of Conflict
Part of Event
1 person killed