Today is the Birthday of the Royal Corps of Signals – founded 1920. The Queen’s Gurkha Signals celebrate. Major events … More
The first VC to be awarded was to Charles Davis Lucas from Poyntzpass then serving as a Midshipman in the … More
First VC investiture by Queen Victoria, Royal Navy’s first steam turbine powered craft at Spithead Review, First US troops arrive … More
An WW1 Army nurse from Coagh died on this day in Italy in WW1 and two aircrew from Belfast died … More
For most conspicuous bravery near Epehy, France, on 24th and 25th June, 1917. Second-Lieutenant John Spencer Dunville, 1st Royal Dragoons.
9. Four men from NI were lost in the River class frigate HMS Mourne when in support of the Normandy … More
Tyne Cot Commonwealth War Graves cemetery
1944 – The small seaside town of Arromanches is now home to the Mulberry Harbour; the logistics hub which kept … More