Tag: Arctic

March 10 – Roll of Honour

Today’s Roll reflects the Battle of Neuve Chapelle, fought between 10 and 13 March 1915. It was the 1st Royal Irish Rifles’ first major action. In 1918 Royal Irish Fusiliers, 5th Btn. was deployed in Palestine as Jerusalem War Cemetery testifies. Today’s veteran Reginald…

April 10 – Carrickfergus survivor of first battle of Narvik

Nurses lost in WW1 hospital ship. Bataan death march. RH & OTD