This Day in Norwood History- September 23, 1943-Mock Bombing Raid Tonight at Norwood

M38A2 Practice Bomb

, Sept. 23—An air , with planes zooming over the town, bombs bursting and anti-aircraft guns barking, will be staged tomorrow night by the Norwood civil defense group under the auspices of the Massachusetts Committee on .

The roar of demolition bombs, touched off to simulate the dropping of destructive packages from flying bombers, will announce the attack. Searchlights will spot the bombers for the anti-aircraft guns. Chief Pilot of the will dispatch the planes from for the attack on the town.

After the raid, a mass will be held at the by the .

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