May 01 – Roll of Honour

Crew from Coleraine and Limavady were lost in a destroyer which was rammed by HMS King George V in the Arctic Ocean after turning into the battleship’s path to avoid a possible mine. Today’s veterans include naval gunner James Bacon from Portstewart and Davey Fallis from Enniskillen who met his wife in Portrush prior to taking part in the attack by the North Irish Horse on the Hitler Line in Italy.


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