Category: MEDICS WW1

Queen’s University in World War 1 – an introduction

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

Queen’s University professor of medicine and the death of German air-ace the Red Baron

Serving with army medics he solved a major dispute about the death of the famous and deadliest German fighter pilot, Manfred von Richthofen.

Northern Ireland’s Generals – Ballycastle doctor who headed Army Medical Corps

He played rugby for Coleraine Inst, Trinity and Ireland, served in India, and in WW1 in Gallipoli, Egypt, France and Belgium.

First World War Nurses.

WW1 Nurses war memorial relocated in Belfast Cathedral from Dublin garrison church, Queen Alexandra’s Royal Army Nursing Corps, The nurses of the UVF