10. The lawyer and policeman who were in naval forces on the day Continue reading “June 16 – Northern Ireland at D Day.”
Derry officer served in Boer War, India and the RFC in WW1
The memorial to Edward Harvey bears the crests of the Wilshire Regiment and the RFC
In 1917 Ballymena Petty Officer transfers to army to develop tanks. In 1944 the Irish brigade is received at the Vatican. The German Atlantic U-boat fleet surrenders at the end of WW2 at Lisahally on Lough Foyle, Londonderry in 1945.