November 24. HMS Dunedin. Midland Memorial. Roll of Honour

Belfast, Newry, Upperlands and Limavady were united in loss when the light cruiser HMS Dunedin was torpedoed in the South Atlantic in 1941. Eric Bowman of Bangor, formerley of 502 Squadron, died in the RAFVR on the same day. His brother Geoffrey, also RAFVR, would die three years later in 1944. A Great War Memorial was dedicated at York Street railway station Belfast this day in 1921.

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