Bath School massacre

The Bath School massacre, was a series of violent attacks perpetrated by Andrew Kehoe on May 18, 1927 in Bath Township, Michigan which killed 38 elementary schoolchildren and 6 adults and injured at least 58 other people. Kehoe killed his wife and firebombed his farm, then detonated an explosion in the Bath Consolidated School beforeContinue reading “Bath School massacre”

Freckleton air disaster-23 August 1944

During WWII there were several incidents where civilians were killed by friendly fire by allied forces, like the 5 Oct 1942 air raid on Geleen. https://dirkdeklein.net/2016/01/20/forgotten-history/ Or by accident like the Freckleton Air Disaster. On 23 August 1944, an American United States Army Air Forces Consolidated B-24 Liberator heavy bomber crashed into the centre ofContinue reading “Freckleton air disaster-23 August 1944”