1941 in the United Kingdom

Events from the year 1941 in the United Kingdom. The year was dominated by the Second World War.

1941 in the United Kingdom
Other years
1939 | 1940 | 1941 (1941) | 1942 | 1943
Constituent countries of the United Kingdom
Northern Ireland | Scotland | Wales
Popular culture

IncumbentsEdit

EventsEdit

 
The Gloster E.28/39, the first British aircraft to fly with a turbojet engine

UndatedEdit

PublicationsEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

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