Tag: Canada

September 21 – Roll of Honour

Agira Canadian War Cemetery, Italy. Men from NI served with Canadian forces in both World Wars. One from each war is remembered in today’s Roll. An infanteer from Larne is named on the Vimy Memorial. A Royal Canadian Air Force Flight Sergeant from County…

August 22 – Roll of Honour

Today’s Roll includes infantry, artillery, an RN bomb disposal operative and aircrew. Their remains rest in France, Cyprus, Gallipoli, Gibraltar and Canada. As on most dates, several have no grave and are remembered on memorials.

July 22 – Roll of Honour

This unique ‘women in steel’ sculpture in Sheffield is dedicated to those women who worked in the steel industry during the First and Second World Wars. Today’s Roll includes a minister who served as a private in the RAMC, a minister’s son who died…

July 9 – Roll of Honour

Ypres Reservoir Cemetery