Civilian Eliza Atcheson was a fatal casualty of the Belfast Blitz during the Second World War. She lived at 12 Gotha Street, Belfast at the time of the Luftwaffe attack on the city.
Eliza Atcheson died on 14th May 1941 aged 85 years old at Union Infirmary, Belfast. Eliza Atcheson’s grave is in Glenalina Extension, Section A, Grave 302 of Belfast City Cemetery, Belfast. A funeral service took place on 16th May 1941.
30th November 2020
In May 1941, Eliza Atcheson of 12 Gotha Street died as a result of injuries sustained during the heavy Luftwaffe bombing of the city of Belfast.
29th November 2020
During the Belfast Blitz of April and May 1941, Union Infirmary stood on Lisburn Road, Belfast where the Belfast City Hospital now dominates the skyline.