This substantial collection comprises the records of Barking ARP Wardens (1939-1945), including details of air-raids and causalities in Barking during the Second World War. Further information on the contents of this collection is available on request.
(Reference: ARP Collection)
Civilian war dead files of the Borough of Barking, circa. 1939-1950
Correspondence, relating to cases of civilian death due to war operations, compiled by the Town Clerk’s Office of the Borough of Barking (circa. 1939-1945).
Registers of civilian death due to war operations of the Borough of Barking, 1939-1940
Two registers, recording civilian deaths due to war operations in Barking (8 September 1940-5 March 1945), recording the names and addresses of individuals killed, as well as details of the place of death or finding, the date of death or finding, whether the body was claimed for burial, the name and address of the person claiming the body for burial, the date and place of burial. Also includes an inventory of clothes and effects found with the body.