1941

Big School numbers 257 [44 in 6th form]

1] Boarders dormitories permanently moved into the basement [Strengthened with pit props] as an air raid precaution.

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2] A mine fell on the  Caernarvon Castle pub which blew off the cross above the Chapel entrance  on the night of 12th March.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3] Birkonian March issue reported the deaths of nine OBs on military duty.