A thank you to Mr Bob Wright on the occasion of his retirement from the Northern Ireland War Memorial, after 27 years of devoted service as Senior Museum Attendant.
Bob Wright has been our Senior Museum Attendant for 27 years, I have known him for 2.5 of those years. Most of you have known him for much longer than I...Read More
Commemoration of 70th anniversary of Victory over Japan (VJ) Day at the Northern Ireland War Memorial
Victory over Japan (VJ) day, celebrated on 15 August 1945, officially announced the end of WW2. The Northern Ireland War Memorial will be hosting a...Read More
As we commemorate VJ Day this morning, we will also be paying a very special tribute to Mr. Bob Wright BEM, who has at the age of 92, decided to retire from...Read More
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J is for James Joseph Magennis VCJames Joseph Magennis was the only man from Northern Ireland to be awarded a Victoria Cross in the Second World War. On 31 July 1945, his midget submarine,...