The Hull Blitz Trail
WALK THE STORIES OF HULL'S WARTIME PAST Between 1939 and 1945 thousands of people across Hull were drawn into the Second World War, as soldiers, nurses, firefighters, evacuees, war workers and more. Eighty-six air raids on the city from June 1940 to March 1945 brought terror and tragedy home to thousands more.Discover the story of the Hull Blitz through the people and places that experienced it, using a self-guided walking trail. This guide has been created by Charlotte Tomlinson, a historian of the Second World War in Britain. Thanks to the Leeds for Life Foundation for kindly funding this project, and also to the Hull History Centre and The Hull People’s Memorial for providing resources, photographs and invaluable research advice during the process of creating this trail.Whilst every effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of information contained in this guide, the creators can accept no responsibility for any errors or omissions, nor any consequences arising from the use of the information. Completing the trial is done so at your own risk, so we urge you to please take care when navigating the city.For any more information you can get in touch with us at .
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