Day: June 7, 2019

June 7 – Northern Ireland at D Day

2 – The second in a series about NI people on D Day. Peter McCambridge of Ballymena won his DCM on the ‘Longest Day’ – but he had, in fact, dropped into Normandy in the late evening of June 5, 1944. Photo – The…

June 7 – On this day

In 1917 the Battle of Messines begins with allies detonating 19 enormous mines beneath the German lines