Day: December 30, 2019

December 30 – Clandestine operations in HMS Fidelity, the war’s most secret ship

A Naval Reserve officer who had played rugby for Inst and Malone and two Royal Marines from Northern Ireland serving in an elite Commando died in HMS Fidelity which perhaps is the vessel with the rarest background in World War 2. HMS Fidelity was…

December 30 – Roll of Honour

Six from NI were lost on HMS Natal in 1915. An RIR officer who had been blown up twice at the front in WW1 died in a Flying Corps accident. See also an article on this date on NI men in spy ship HMS…