Remembering the commencement of the Battle of Britain
CWGC Poperinge New Military Cemetery. Remembering those who died on this day.
12. Two of the NI Padres in Normandy – The Reverend James McMurray-Taylor served with the RUR (6th Airborne Division) and The Reverend James Douglas died serving with The Wiltshire Regiment
11. From Rifleman to RSM of RUR via Ranville, the Ardennes and Korea
In 1690 William of Orange arrived at Carrickfergus, in 1940 Germans marched into Paris, in 1944 King George I visited Normandy and in 1982 the Falkland Islands were retaken from Argentina… and much more on this day…