September 18 – Roll of Honour


Men of No 3 Plt, ‘R’ company, 1st Parachute Battalion, 1st British Airborne Division armed with Bren gun and no.4 rifles defend a large shell hole outside Arnhem, The Netherlands during Operation Market Garden, September 1944.

Representing their comrades who died on this day


Mercantile Marine Reserve. Trimmer. G/9218. HMS Stonecrop. Died 18/09/1917. Age 16. Son of William and Marion Watson, Bentinck St., Belfast. Plymouth Naval Memorial, Panel 26


+PAISLEY, William
RNR. Lieutenant. HMS Africa. Died18/09/1918. Age 29. Born Belfast. Son of John and Catherine Paisley, Oak Terr., Beech St., Liverpool. Freetown (King Tom) Cemetery


+HARRISON, Henry Herbert
RAF. Sergeant.538889. Died 18/09/1940. Aged 23. 149 Sqdn. Lost on operations over La Havre. Son of Henry and Annie Harrison, of Belfast. Runnymeade Panel 15


+CRORY, William Samuel
RAFVR. Sergeant. 1523061. Died 18/09/1944. Aged 22. Son of William Crory, and of Elizabeth Crory of Ballyward. Drumgooland Presbyterian Churchyard


McCULLY, Andrew Lowry
RAMC. Lieutenant. QCB 1890, MB 1997. Born 1872. Son of Rev James and Mrs Lowry McCully, Bloomfield Presbyterian Church, Castleblaney. Died 18/09/1942

WRIGHT, Peter Paul
RAMC. Lieutenant. Marist College, Dundalk. QUB MB 1914. BCh MD 1919. FRCS Edinburgh 1921. Served in Salonika and Gallipoli. Born 1892 Murroe, Co Limerick. Son of James (RIC Sergeant retired) and Ellen Wright. Died Belfast 18/09/1952. Milltown Cemetery, Belfast

Every day is a Remembrance Day

Please log on to Remembrance NI daily
We will remember them

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.