On Friday January 10th 2020, The Pompey Pals Charity will be holding a short Service Of Remembrance at Kingston Cemetery Commemorating the 79th Anniversary of the Blitz on Portsmouth.
The Service will commence at 10.50am followed by a minutes silence at 11am, remembering those who lost their lives during the Blitz.
Portsmouth suffered a total of 67 air raids between July 1940 and May 1944. The 3 major raids taking place on 10th January, 10th March and April 27th 1941.
With LEE VE75, it’s our vision to bring together those veterans, men & women of military &civilian background from 1945 who experienced VE Day first hand and give them the platform to share those experiences with the younger generations of Lee on the Solent; meaning their memories can be captured, shared and celebrated.