Tag: Pope

June 12 – Orangemen visited the Pope. Roll of Honour

In 1944 the Irish Brigade visit the Vatican. In 1922 six Irish regimental colours laid up at Windsor Castle. In today’s Roll WT McCalla who was a frequent Competitor in Ulster T.T. Races. Photo – Bayeux Memorial bears names of 1,800+ men of the…

July 15 – The Sash blessed by the Pope

From the annals of 38 (Irish) Brigade in Italy 1944 – Sion Mills Sgt Major had his Sash when he met the Pope