Was the queens palace bombed in World War 2?
Buckingham Palace suffered a direct hit in WWII, nobody was hurt.
Queen Mother Elizabeth then Queen refused to leave London during the Blitz of the second world war. When Buckingham Palace was bombed and she narrowly averted serious injury, she said, "I am glad we have been bombed….it makes me feel like I can look the [heavily bombed] East End in the face." She spent the war crisscrossing the country, visiting the troops, and providing comfort and compassion to subjects who had lost their homes or…
They weren't. They have no strategic value, unless they were used as airfields by the RAF. large building such as stately homes were often used as landmarks to find the main targets. Storment in northern Ireland was used by the Germans find the way to the shipyards in Belfast. Buckingham Palace was also bombed in ww2 but this only served the propaganda war.