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One Night in November

On the full-moon night of Thurs­day, Novem­ber the 14th, 1940 – 75 years ago today – the city of Coven­try in the heart of Britain suf­fered one of the most intense­ly con­cen­trat­ed air raids of the Sec­ond World War, code-named “Oper­a­tion Moon­light Sonata”, after which 568 peo­ple were con­firmed killed, 863 seri­ous­ly wound­ed and 393 injured. Today we remem­ber the peo­ple and city of Coven­try.

One Night in November

On the full-moon night of Thurs­day, Novem­ber the 14th, 1940 – 70 years ago tomor­row – the city of Coven­try in the heart of Britain suf­fered one of the most intense­ly con­cen­trat­ed air raids of the Sec­ond World War, code-named “Oper­a­tion Moon­light Sonata”, after which 568 peo­ple were con­firmed killed, 863 seri­ous­ly wound­ed and 393 injured. The ancient […]

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