Re: "Memories of war's horrors can last a lifetime," Nov. 10.
The article contained a comment in regard to the air raid shelters that people used during that time, and, with all due respect to the person writing the article, she erred in the name of the shelters.
The Anderson shelter was in the garden, or yard area, usually as close to the house as possible, but far enough to ensure that if the house were hit, it wouldn't obstruct egress from the shelter.
The Morrison shelter was the one that was like a huge dining table and was inside the house, and as the writer said, we got into it during the raids.
I'm sure that there are quite a few people in the Victoria area who could offer other points of view regarding the different aspects of survival during bombing raids, from aircraft overhead trying to hit a target, to the V-1s (Doodle-bugs) and the V-2s (Rockets from space).
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