Commemoration of 81st Anniversary of Belfast Blitz

April 19, 2022

Alistair White and Ian Wilson, Chairman of the Northern Ireland War Memorial lay a wreath on the mass grave of Blitz victims in Belfast City Cemetery. Alistair is the great nephew of Elizabeth Barr, known as Bessie, who was never identified after a parachute mine fell outside their home on the York Road during the Easter Tuesday Raid on the night of 15/16th April 1941.
Alistair White and Ian Wilson, Chairman of the Northern Ireland War Memorial lay a wreath on the mass grave of Blitz victims in Belfast City Cemetery. Alistair is the great nephew of Elizabeth Barr, known as Bessie, who was never identified after a parachute mine fell outside their home on the York Road during the Easter Tuesday Raid on the night of 15/16th April 1941.
Photo:Peter O'Hara Photography