On this day 03/08/1914, Germany declares war on France. Hours later France reciprocates the declaration of war.
The Old Contemptibles of Ypres 1914, their Belfast standard bearer, the origin and choosing of the Unknown Warrior
Seven Old Boys of Foyle College, Londonderry, served in the RFC, RAF and the Royal Naval Air Service in World … More
In the biggest loss of life in the Irish sea ten servicemen from NI perished including a leading naval inventor … More
Includes Alexander Sinton VC and William Brooke Purdon later appointed as the first Agent in London of the Northern Ireland … More
One perished with Kitchener, one was awarded a MC and two bars, and another awarded a DSO and MC, was … More
The second part of an amazing record of service. Overview of decorations and bravery awards
The Medical Faculty at Queens was a major focus of service in the war. Graduates served as medical officers in … More