Sheffield Blitz

The history and commemoration of the Second World War air raids on Sheffield

Telegram Boy

This is our sixth and final Stories from the Blitz, as published by the Sheffield Star, for 2016. Ken Foster tells the tale of a telegram boy, dodging bombs from one shelter to another, and how he narrowly missed being killed in the Marples Hotel.
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This entry was posted on December 9, 2016 by in People, The City and tagged , , .

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