5 – The fifth in a series about NI people on D Day. John Cumming from Newtownards was in HMS Sumatra (above) which was scuttled to protect an artificial Mulberry Harbour
Significant events of wartime…
5. – The fifth in a series about NI people on D Day. William James “Billy” Moore served with 2nd Battalion of the Royal Ulster Rifles, landing on Sword Beach on 6th June 1944 after enlisting at the age of 18.
Anniversary of the Lidice massacre by SS who shot all of the village’s men, ten at a time