World War II

This section includes images of the damage inflicted on the town and of the civilians and servicepeople who endured the wartime years.

Page link: AIR RAID SHELTERS
AIR RAID SHELTERS
Types and the goings on in them.
Page link: An unknown bomb-site
An unknown bomb-site
Postcard showing a bomb-site - but where and when?
Page link: Bert Otto
Bert Otto
Artist
Page link: BLACK OUTS & RAIDS
BLACK OUTS & RAIDS
effects of the blackout for people & animals
Page link: Bombs in Yarmouth
Bombs in Yarmouth
Photographs of unexploded bombs in the 1940s
Page link: Gas Masks
Gas Masks
General memories
Page link: NUTMAN ARCHIVE
NUTMAN ARCHIVE
Anderson Shelter
Page link: Wartime Bomb Damage
Wartime Bomb Damage
Photographs of ruined buildings, c1940-43
Page link: World war 2 Bombing
World war 2 Bombing
evacuation