Tag: Normandy

July 11 – Roll of Honour

Remembering the commencement of the Battle of Britain

June 19 – Roll of Honour

CWGC Poperinge New Military Cemetery. Remembering those who died on this day.

June 18 – Northern Ireland at D 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

June 17 – Northern Ireland at D Day.

11. From Rifleman to RSM of RUR via Ranville, the Ardennes and Korea

June 14 – On this day

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…