HC Deb 01 October 1942 vol 383 c959W
Mr. Brooke

asked the Home Secretary the total air-raid casualties during the first three years of war; and approximately what proportion of these occurred in London?

Mr. H. Morrison

During the first three years of war 47,305 civilians were killed and 55,658 were injured and detained in hospital due to air raids on the United Kingdom. The figures for Greater London only included in these totals are 20,110 and 26,071 respectively.