March 9. Coleraine Gunner’s romance in Brussels. Roll of Honour

Today is the wedding anniversary of Harry Stockman, a Coleraine Gunner, who married in Brussels on 09/03/1946 and brought his wife home to Tobermore. In 1943 the North Irish Horse had two tanks knocked out. Remembered today are Robert Currie from Monkstown, Norman Hewitt and Henry Hutchison from Belfast. Their remains rest in Tabarka Ras Rajel Cemetery, Tunisia. Alex Borthwick and David Bradley from Londonderry were lost in HMS Asphodel in 1944. Photo – Free French naval memorial, Scotland.

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