Tag: 21 October

October 21 – Roll of Honour

Autumn takes hold and the colours at CWGC cemeteries are now changing, as at the WW2 Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery in the Netherlands. Twenty men represent their comrades who fell on this date. The WW2 entries reflect the cost to the Royal Ulster Rifles… Continue Reading “October 21 – Roll of Honour”

October 22 – Roll of Honour

Tyne-Cot Memorial and War Cemetery. In today’s Roll are four RN personnel who died in the destroyer HMS Hurworth, mined off Crete in WW2. They included the Medical Officer who had survived when HMS Zulu was sunk by aircraft off Tobruk and who was… Continue Reading “October 22 – Roll of Honour”