The London Gazette of June 21, 1916, recorded that Bombardier Joseph Francey of Ballymena had been awarded the DCM.
Richard Brendan Buchanan died at Gallipoli on this date
Derry officer served in Boer War, India and the RFC in WW1 The memorial to Edward Harvey bears the crests of the Wilshire Regiment and the RFC
Representing their comrades who died on this day
Today is the anniversary of one of the most apocalyptic Allied attacks on the German lines during WWI – the Battle of Messines Ridge in West Flanders, Belgium. The 16th (Irish) Division and the 36th (Ulster) Division took part. Protestant and Catholic, Unionist and…
Overview of the battle and Roll of Honour
Ireland’s Call : Sporting Heroes Who Fell in The Great War – On this day NI submariners perished in ’The Battle of May’ in WW1 – RAF Squadron 103’s NI aircrew