Tag: HMS Gloucester

May 22 – Roll of Honour. HMS Gloucester

17 Naval personnel from throughout NI died in HMS Gloucester when ‘the Fighting G’ was dive-bombed following the German airborne invasion of Crete in 1941. Two Coleraine men had a very lucky escape. In 1915 six Inniskilling Fusiliers were casualties in Gallipoli. Patrick Morrison…

May 06 – Roll of Honour

Three men serving with the Royal Naval Division fell in Gallipoli in 1915. Since 1916 three Royal Irish Riflemen rest in Authuile Military Cemetery, France. War graves in Egypt, Tunisia, India and Madagascar with our national Naval Memorials testify to the global service of…

June 22 – Roll of Honour

Etaples War Cemetery