One of his first operations was in the Vickers Wellington F for Freddie, which featured in a 1941 film. Jim … More
14 men from Northern Ireland were amongst the 436 who died when HMS Repulse was sunk as part of Force … More
Serving with army medics he solved a major dispute about the death of the famous and deadliest German fighter pilot, … More
He played rugby for Coleraine Inst, Trinity and Ireland, served in India, and in WW1 in Gallipoli, Egypt, France and … More
Robert Turkington from Lurgan is amongst the foremost fighter pilots in WW2 from Northern Ireland.
Men from Londonderry and Carrickfergus played major role in a diverse and dangerous operation.