9th October

On 9th October 1943, Flight Sergeant Lojek walked away from the wreckage of Supermarine Spitfire BM144 near the town of Bangor, Co. Down.

Unloading S.S. Bereby

On 9th October 1941, Lieutenant J.R. Bainbridge photographed proceedings as the British Army unloaded cargo from the stricken S.S. Bereby. The vessel ran aground on Gunn's Island off the coast of Ballyhornan, Co. Down on 24th September 1941.

Remembering the Fallen

Hill Hamilton

Sergeant | H/7091

Sergeant Hill Hamilton of Ballymena, Co. Antrim died on 9th October 1944 serving in Royal Canadian Infantry Corps during the Second World War.

John Cecil Verran

Private | 4756220

Private John Cecil Verran of Belfast died on 9th October 1943 while being held Prisoner of War by Japanese forces in camps in the Far East.