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: Sinking of H.M.S. Hermes


Historical Data:
H.M.S. Hermes was attacked by 70 Jalanese bombers on 9 April 1942 and hit 40 times. She sank with the loss of 307 lives.


Part of Conflict
Part of Event
1 person killed