Tag: 20 June

June 20 – Brothers in arms – Tyrells of Belfast and Bangor – WW1

Two brothers from Belfast were amongst the select group of airmen who died in the First World War. Alexander (above) and Marcus Tyrrell were educated at Inst.

June 20 – Brothers in Arms – Buchanans of Londonderry WW1

Richard Brendan Buchanan died at Gallipoli on this date

June 20 – Roll of Honour

Lancashire Landing Cemetery, Gallipoli. 1,237 Commonwealth servicemen of the First World War are buried or commemorated in this cemetery including one on this day’s Roll of Honour

June 20 – On this day

RM Commando raid launched from US Submarine Perch off Korea in 1950