Day: June 15, 2019

June 15 – Northern Ireland at D Day.

9. Four men from NI were lost in the River class frigate HMS Mourne when in support of the Normandy Landings. They were from Ballymena, Belfast and Rosslea. Herbie Marshall was only 19 when he died off the beaches of Normandy.

June 15 – Roll of Honour

Tyne Cot Commonwealth War Graves cemetery

June 15 – On this day

1944 – The small seaside town of Arromanches is now home to the Mulberry Harbour; the logistics hub which kept the British & Commonwealth Bridgehead supplied. For other events on this day see here…