October 28. Ulster Riflemen and their Canadian comrades. Roll of Honour

Today is the anniversary of the founding regiment of the Royal Marines. The majority of men in today’s Roll served with the Royal Ulster Rifles, 2nd Btn. The London Irish Rifles. Among them were Alfred Glass from Belfast, James Johnston from Glarryford, and James King from Moira. They rest in a Canadian War Cemetery in Italy. Matthew Gibson from Belfast won two Military Crosses in WW1. Be inspired by the citations of his actions.

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