Cardiff Blitz

Issue Number: 5397

Cardiff, 2nd January, 1941. For over ten hours, the Welsh capital was blitzed by over one hundred German bombers who were determined to turn the city to ruins.

On the ground and among the rubble was the Martin family. The father, Charlie, was a firefighter in the AFS and his daughter, Freda, was an Air Raid Warden. While Charlie put out the flames from the incendiary bombs, Freda helped civilians get to the safety of the shelters. But the Blitz wouldn’t be the only challenge the pair would encounter that cold Cardiff night…


Story: Gary Dobbs

Art: Muller & Klacik

Cover: Neil Roberts