August 20 – WW1 Royal Flying Corps ace from Kilrea. Roll of Honour

Joseph Bamford from Kilrea died over Greece serving in the Royal Flying Corps in WW1. Maurice Green from Belfast serving in the RAF died over Norway in WW2. “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” — Winston Churchill’s offers his famous tribute to the RAF on this day in 1940. The Royal Irish Rifles Battle Honours and VC’s from WW1.


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