Memories of Bootle in the Blitz
Read about the experiences of Bootle people during the Second World War below.
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MR G GRANDAD WAS TAKEN PRISONER BY THE JAPANESE AND SURIVIVED 3 YRS IN POW CAMP. THE BRITISH LEGION FINALLY FOUND HIM AND SENT HIM HOME TO MY G GRANDMA MILDRED
my uncle will. R.I.P
MY GREAT GRABDAD WAS IN THE WAR AND HAS MANY MEMRISE
LILLIE ROSE HICKMAN
sorry for what happend in the bootle xxxx
bombings were bad but rations on cake were worse
We will always remember those we lost in the war.
kate and andy
My gandads favourite pub was destroyed by a big bomb
Huge respeect to all those that made the ultimate sacrifice
MY GREAT GRANDAD FOR BEING BRAVE
My grandad and to all the souls that were lost R.I.P
SHANNNON MARIE MILLS
My great grandad was late getting there and everyone ontime died
My great nan was an air raid patrol women.... What a brave lady!!! xx
the war was a very hard time for people that lived in them days
MY NAN WERE A WAR CHILDD
it was fun and i learnt alot from visit.
my great grandad was in the world war 2
I FEEL SORRY FOR THE PEOPLE WHO LOST THERE FAMILIES R.I.P
My nan was a bomb watcher in Bootle in WW2, when Bootle Matchworks went up