The Blitz WW2
September 7, 1940 to May 10, 1941 The Blitz was the Luftwaffe’s sustained strategic bombing of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Ninety thousand sorties were…
Buckingham Palace On 8th March 1941 the north lodge of Buckingham Palace adjacent to Constitution Hill received a direct hit in a German bombing raid. Police Constable Stephen Robertson was killed by flying debris. The damage can be seen through the railings of Buckingham Palace, the war reserve Police Constable stands beside a piece of debris which has been thrown onto the pavement outside the Palace.