Category: Daily Remembrance

May 15 – Inniskilling Fusilier became POW in retreat to Dunkirk

Newspaper report 17 inch shells at Ypres. RH and events On this day

May 14 – First RAF VC of WW2 awarded to Irish pilot this week

Newspaper reports. RH and events On this day

May 13 – 23 from NI lost in sinking of HMS Goliath off Gallipoli

Newspaper reports. RH and events On this day

May 12 – The final attack on Monte Cassino

RAF Bomber Command ops log. Ulster Division parade 1915

May 11 – Top U boat hunter was RN Reservist from Derry

Read here about his skill and humanity. Plus RH and in OTD, Hell fire corner on the Menin road.

May 10 – U boats surrender 1945

Ulster Division review in Belfast 1915. Blitz on Houses of Parliament. Churchill becomes PM 1940. RH

May 9 – RN takes Enigma machine from U boat

NI horse photo. Belfast woman with seven sons serving in WW1. Every day is a remembrance day.