October 2 – Rifleman Stanley Burrows, RUR. Roll of Honour

An account of the remarkable service in war and peace of Rifleman Stanley Burrows. Today’s Roll includes Royal Irish Fusiliers from Belfast, Dungannon, Larne and Limavady who died resisting the last major German assault of WW1. Three men from HMS Tamar, the RN’s land base in Singapore, died due to the Japanese invasion in 1942, and on that same day, two died in the loss of HMS Curacoa. Photo – Mazargues War Cemetery, Marseilles

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