World War II in Broomhall: The Blitz ~ An Introduction
Researched by Laura Salt
The Sheffield Blitz in took place on 12th and 15th December 1940. Many houses, schools and churches in Broomhall suffered the wrath of the Luftwaffe during those two nights, especially on the 12th December. However, the community in this area seemed to shrug off what happened and quickly got to work on re-building the area.
On our website you can find personal accounts of the Blitz in Broomhall and the aftermath: