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Francoist aircraft bombed Bilbao

years ago

26 September 1936,

Francoist aviation bombed Bilbao. Six devices threw bombs on citizens twice. The day before also attacked the city with air and the two-day attacks resulted in 96 deaths and 650 injuries. Bilbao was first bombed in September 1936 and was attacked 40 times throughout the war.


Xabier Irujo, Atlas of Bombardments in the Basque Country (1936-1937) (Memory Collection).

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