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Occurrence Books (3 volumes)

1941 - 1943

Broughton Air Raid Warden’s occurrence books. Y3 Report Post.

The occurrence books recorded air raid activity in an area of Salford during the Second World War, and include the Salford Blitz 1940-1941.

The most devastating attack on Salford was the Christmas Blitz of 22nd/23rd and 23rd/24th December 1940 which left 197 people dead, 177 seriously injured and 648 slightly injured.