Memories of Bootle in the Blitz
Read about the experiences of Bootle people during the Second World War below.
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We are sorry for the loss. They did Britain proud. They will always be remembered.
Chuks and Ijay
I feel sorry for all people who died.
my nan was evacuated to wales in gresford she has some happy memories
we feel sowwie for all the peopleand families in the war x
georiina and dannielle
my grandad was in a war once he was a medic thomas is cool
Im sorry for all the people who died but im happy that im alive :) Alex Edwards
MY GRANDAD GOT EVACUATED
HADASHAH ESTHER RUTH ZANMEI DECKER
MY NAN GOT BOMBED LOST HER FINGERS AND HER SISTER WHO WAS SLEEPING NEXT TO HER.
my nana had to go in an underground air raid shelter called an Anderson shelter
IN LOVEING MEMORY FOR MY 2 GRANDADS AND MY NAN
My Great Grandad James was a fireman in Bootle during the war.
my great aunts house was on the last street to be bombed in manchester. these pictures make me realise how much our relatives have done to help me live in a safe rich environment.
my grandma was 25 in the war and her house was bombed :(
great granny jones house was bombed, the piano has shell holes in it
my grandad made tools in the war.
ALL OF MY GREAT GRANDADS WERE IN THE WAR, LUKILY ALL SURVIVED TO WATCH ME BE BORN.
My Poppa's house was bombed during the 2nd world war
I AM VERY LUCKY NONE OF MY FAMILY HAVE BEEN IN ANY WAR