Day: October 8, 2019

Free E- mail booklet on anniversary of sinking of RMS Leinster

On October 10, 1918, one of the most controversial actions of the war took place a few miles from Kingstown (Dun Laoghaire), when German U Boat torpedoed the RMS Leinster resulting in the deaths of servicemen and women, and civilian staff and passengers. Among…

October 8 – Roll of Honour

Today’s Roll has two entries from the RND – the Royal Naval Division which was comprised of naval personnel serving in an army role in WW1. There were men from throughout NI in the RND and they fought in most of the major engagements…