World War 2 - RAF No. 902 Balloon Squadron, May 1940
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The Hull Blitz - The Forgotten City
What we have not got is a Roll of Honour to the fallen. We have had no 'official' recognition of the role played by the people of Hull in. World wars - but more of that elsewhere. For now, let us just stay with the story;.