The Medical Faculty at Queens was a major focus of service in the war. Graduates served as medical officers in the Royal Navy and in the Royal Army Medical Corps. Some had already extensive military experience in India and in the S African war, like Brigadier John Sinton who was awarded the Victoria Cross. Continue reading “Queen’s University WW1 Roll of Honour: Medics A – C”
The War Memorial. The origin, duties and customs of the Queen’s University Belfast Services Club. The foundation of the University Officers Training Corps. The Book of Remembrance Continue reading “Queen’s University in World War 1 – an introduction”
Serving with army medics he solved a major dispute about the death of the famous and deadliest German fighter pilot, Manfred von Richthofen. Continue reading “Queen’s University professor of medicine and the death of German air-ace the Red Baron”
He played rugby for Coleraine Inst, Trinity and Ireland, served in India, and in WW1 in Gallipoli, Egypt, France and Belgium.
Continue reading “Northern Ireland’s Generals – Ballycastle doctor who headed Army Medical Corps”
WW1 Nurses war memorial relocated in Belfast Cathedral from Dublin garrison church, Queen Alexandra’s Royal Army Nursing Corps, The nurses of the UVF Continue reading “First World War Nurses.”