Tag Archives: World war II


History: The Tragedy of 2/5/1942

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It was Saturday the second day of May of 1942.  The time was 10:45am when a JU88 Bomber of the Axis forces dropped a number of  delayed action bombs  on the south part of the road linking Zejtun with Tarxien. … Continue reading


World War II Victims Commemoration

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This morning the Zejtun Local Council held its annual commemoration ceremony in tribute to the World War II victims of the 2nd May 1942 tragedy in front of the main parish church.  Twenty seven were the victims after a German … Continue reading