Memories of Bootle in the Blitz
Read about the experiences of Bootle people during the Second World War below.
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i rember us all crouching down in the anderson shlter, waiting for the alarms togo off. Our family was always verywell prepared and bi
i rmember watching tv when they said about the war i was so scared i wet myself
i remember the sirens woke me up
umy house got knnocked down
my grandada <3
it was very hectic and busy but i remember it clar as day
my greatgrandad was a submariner in WW2
MY GRANDAD DIED VERY SADLY I FEEL SAD.
MY GRANDAD DIED
Boottle got bombd a lot.
i cant imagine what it must have been like to loose your home and everrything in it
its all just discraceful
my grandad fought in the war and he survived
he's now gone but I miss him loads xxxxxxxx
RIP evryone that took part in the war
I cant imagine what it must have been like
The things they went through
The lives that were lost
I LIKEE BOOTLE MY HOUSE WAS BOMBED WITH MY CAT STILL IN THERE LUCKLY MY CAT SURVIVED WITH 2 LIMBS LOST
MY NEXT DOOR WAS HIT BY INCENDARY BOMBS
our grandad being evacuated in the war
grace and shane
We miss you grandad, you were a brave soldier xxxx
i remember allof the bombs falling as i was in thee bomb shelter with all of my family as my farther was protecting us and keeping my little brother from crying
dont want to say