HC Deb 04 December 1946 vol 431 c110W
Mr. T. Reid

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many bombs fell during the recent war on the London built-up area.

Mr. Ede

The total tonnage of all incendiary and explosive bombs delivered on the London Region during the recent war from aircraft and "V" weapons is estimated at 12,745 metric tons. No reliable estimate is available of the actual number of bombs.