Remembered today are James McAllister a naval doctor from Islandmagee and QUB who was awarded a DSO for his service … More
John McGuckin from Cookstown, Thomas Graham, and William Hagan from Belfast were lost in HMS Jupiter in 1942 in the … More
Three riflemen Charles Hamilton from Shantallow, David Scott from Lisburn, and William Ruddock from Belfast, serving in the Royal Ulster … More
On this day in 1944, five men from Belfast were lost when the destroyer HMS Mahratta was torpedoed and sunk … More
Edward Dalton was one of the pioneers of civil aviation in Ireland. He served with the Royal Flying Corps in … More
In 1917 the Ballymena Observer reports that Robert Quigg VC has been awarded the Russian Medal of Saint George. In … More
Today’s veteran was the most high-ranking Irish chaplain in WW1. Rev Dr. James G Paton who was awarded the Military … More
Belfast Marine who served in Dardanelles died on the Somme this day. Roll of Honour. On this day.