June 17 – From Rifleman to RSM of RUR via Ranville, the Ardennes and Korea. Roll of Honour

From RUR airborne on D Day to Korea, the record of RSM William McConnell. In today’s Roll – The Ni men lost in Lancastria in 1940; the largest loss of life in sinking. Lisburn Medic who defied WW1 dangers

March 06 – Roll of Honour

Doctors from NI formed a significant element of the community’s response in both World Wars. John West from Antrim rose to become Colonel Commandant of the Royal Army Medical Corps. His father served as Moderator of the Presbyterian Church. James McCurdy, a young shoemaker… Continue Reading “March 06 – Roll of Honour”