Belfast Blitz

But 2 of the raids were fearful. You remember Bridge Street. There is not a shop left in it, the bottom of North Street, part of High Street, a big part of York Street, I could not name all and about 20 churches. They have all damaged buildings knocked down and cleared away. So that place is all cleaned up and nothing to see, only bare places.

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Casualties due to shock, blast and secondary missiles, such as glass, stones, pieces of piping, etc.

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Death should be dignified, peaceful; Hitler had made even death grotesque. I felt outraged, I should have felt sympathy, grief, but instead, feelings of revulsion and disgust assailed me.

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We went right down into the heart of the area, Annadale Street, Burke Street, Berlin Street. In that area, we met death everywhere. Very few casualties - this was a terrible thing. That night, the dead in some areas outnumbered casualties. A terrible thing to see. We moved down into Annadale Street. There the devastation was great. One street was completely wiped out. No survivors in Burke Street.

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