I contacted Ernie who wrote the letter, and offered our help... if anyone out there as memories or heard story's about this incidence please write in or leave a comment.
Below is a letter written by Albert Proctor. It describes the bombing that took place on Church Street on December 22nd 1940. Albert went to to be a very well respected photographer in Hyde.
War memorial to those who died located in St George's Church, Hyde, Cheshire.
Below are pictures From Tower Street that Dave took for this post.
Ernie writes that t
The following photo and information was sent to us by Vernon Handforth.
"With reference to the fatality of Violet Doreen Gardner. She was a bridesmaid at my parents wedding ie , Mr John Handforth & Miss Eva Beck on 7th December 1940. Violet was killed just a few weeks later in the bombing. She was a very good friend of my mum's who was also a glove machinist at Ollerenshaws. I attach a wedding photo which includes Violet and Raymond Armitage who was best man".
Thanks Vernon for sharing these with us. Much appreciated.