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Blitz Victims List


William John Anderson

William John Anderson

Key Facts

Occupation/Rank: Fitter

Date of Death: 16 April 1941

Place of Death: 3 Annadale Street

Age: 17

William was killed by enemy action at his home on Annadale Street during the Easter Tuesday Raid.

His friends William Guinnis and Jimmy Nixon were also killed.

Wililiam was taken to St George’s Market where he was identified by his father.

He is pictured (front and centre) with his family.

Related People

Surname Forename(s) Age Occupation/Rank Date of Death Place of Death  
Guinnis William 17 Fitter 16 April 1941 3 Annadale Street View
Nixon James Johnston 35 House Repairer 16 April 1941 3 Annadale Street View

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