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3a Why did people in East London think that there would be more German air raids in early March 1943?

3b Why do you think that more women and children died than men in this disaster?

3c What did the report say about the rumours that Fascists or Jewish people had caused this disaster?

3d What do you think should have been done to stop such a disaster happening again?

Report of the Inquiry held by Mr. Laurence Dunne into the Bethnal Green Tube Shelter Disaster

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PRO ref: CAB 73/7; Report of the Inquiry held by Mr. Dunne into the Bethnal Green Tube Shelter Disaster