Tag: Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers

August 27 – A Famous Inniskilling Drum

Derryman’s interesting story from the Londonderry Sentinel, Saturday, August 27, 1932

August 9 – Roll of Honour of Inniskilling Fusiliers at Potijze

There are 21 Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers amongst the 365 war graves at Potijze Chateau Wood Cemetery (above), West Vlaanderen, Belgium. Their names are recorded in this Roll of Honour

July 1 – Roll of Honour – First day of the Battle of the Somme

The Ulster Tower at Theipval, Somme.

June 7 – Battle of Messines 7/14 June, 1917

Today is the anniversary of one of the most apocalyptic Allied attacks on the German lines during WWI – the Battle of Messines Ridge in West Flanders, Belgium. The 16th (Irish) Division and the 36th (Ulster) Division took part. Protestant and Catholic, Unionist and…