Transcriptions of various war memorials in the region can be found on the
NE Diary 1939-1945 provides
a detailed day by day account of WW2 incidents in Northumberland,
Co Durham, and the North and East Ridings of Yorkshire. There is also
a large amount of background information on everything from poison gases
to popular songs.
Rowlands Gill and the North-East
1939-1945 provides a comprehensive look at all aspects of life in
the area during WW2, with particular emphasis on the village of Rowlands Gill.
(Originally written for schools in the Rowlands Gill area.)
A List of Casualties resulting from
the worst wartime disaster in the region - the bombing of a public air-raid
shelter in the basement of Wilkinson's Lemonade Factory in North Shields which
resulted in the deaths of 103 people. This incident is also the subject of
War" - a very well researched and well presented account.