Day: June 10, 2019

June 11 – Northern Ireland at D Day

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

June 11 – Roll of Honour

June 11 – On this day

Significant events of wartime…

June 10 – Northern Ireland at D Day

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.

June 10 – Roll of Honour

June 10 – On this day

Anniversary of the Lidice massacre by SS who shot all of the village’s men, ten at a time