Day: July 6, 2019

July 6 – Roll of Honour

BrockwoodWar Cemetery is the only CWGC cemetery in the UK. Records here of six from Northern Ireland who died in service on this date. One is recorded on the Menim Gate, others are named on the Rangoon and Runnymeade memorials and two who died…

July 6 – Stories of the Somme – UVF officer from Tipperary had Newcastle and Belfast links

Charles Owen Slacke is remembered on the War Memorial in Newcastle and on memorials in Malone Golf Club and Newcastle Parish Church. He was killed at Thiepval on 1 July 1916