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Blitz Victims List


Elizabeth Corry

Key Facts

Date of Death: 16 April 1941

Place of Death: Percy Street Shelter

Age: 10 months

Elizabeth lost her life when a parachute mine landed on Percy Street during the Easter Tuesday Raid.

Her parents Samuel and Martha were also killed.

They are buried together in Belfast City Cemetery.

Related People

Surname Forename(s) Age Occupation/Rank Date of Death Place of Death  
Corry Samuel 26 D/SSX 17718, Able Seaman, HMS Quebec 16 April 1941 Percy Street Shelter View
Corry Martha 27 Housekeeper 16 April 1941 Percy Street Shelter View

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