Memories of Bootle in the Blitz
Read about the experiences of Bootle people during the Second World War below.
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my greatb grandad nedver come home for a long time from war
Bomming the docks
my great great grandparents were in the war, so proud of them now and always x
MY AUNT AND UUNCLE STILL LIVE IN THEIR WARTIME HOME WITH 4 STORIES WITHIN THE HOUSE,
MY GRANDAD AND HIS 3 BROTHERS CAME HOME SAFE AND SOUND XXX
GREAT GRANDAD JOHN MACLAREN WAS IN THE NAVY.
My Great Grandad fought in the second world war and survived. My Great Grandmas oldest brother died in ww2.
My father Samuel McCoombe was the guard of honour when the Queensway tunnel was opened.
World War 2 broke iut on my Nan's birthday!
I am vey proud of the soldiers in WW2
Amy & LUCY
my grandad worked were they made war ships
MY GREAT GRANDAD DIED IN WAR
this place is brilliant i am coming tomorrow and want to be a volunteer
this was very very good id like to be a volunteer
MY GREAT GRANDAD DIED IN WORLD WAR 2 BUT WE STILL HAVEE HIS MEDALS
ME NAN MAKING TEA.
i was cooking dinner for my hubby when a boomb hit the house the stew went everywhere
TRAVELLING AS A YOUNG GIRL ON THE OVERHEAD RAILWAY, NOT REALISING THAT ONE DAY I WOULD BE SHOWING IT TO MY GRANDCHILDREN AS A MUSEUM PIECE.