9th October in wartime Northern Ireland

9th October marks two plane crashes in Northern Ireland - a Spitfire in the hands of a Polish pilot in 1943, and that of a Corsair in Lough Foyle in 1944.

S.S. Bereby

On 9th October 1941, the British Army unloaded stores and equipment including military lorries from the stranded S.S. Bereby off the coast of Ardglass, Co. Down.

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