The History of Leith

October 7, 2008

Nostalgia: A Leither lived through a mini blitz in April 1941

Edinburgh saw nothing like the blitz that pounded cities like Glasgow or London during the Second World War. But that was little comfort for those injured or bombed out of their homes in the city as air raids took their toll, mostly in 1940 and 1941.
Here, 73-year-old FRANK FERRI, a retired council worker now living in Newhaven, describes the night his childhood home was hit – and the lasting effect it has had on him. for more click here

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