Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal in wartime Northern Ireland

In October 1942, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal spent several days in Northern Ireland inspecting troops and visiting hospitals across the country.

Lisburn, Co. Antrim

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visited Wallace Park in Lisburn on 14th October 1942 inspecting officers and soldiers of the Royal Corps of Signals.

Stranmillis Military Hospital, Belfast

On 14th October 1942, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visited the military hospital at Stranmillis, meeting with officers, staff, and patients on wards.

Holywood, Co. Down

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visited Palace Barracks, Holywood on 14th October 1942 where she inspected members of the Auxiliary Territorial Service.

61st Division Signals

On 15th October 1942, Lieutenant Bainbridge photographed Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal as she inspected members of 61st Division Signals in Ulster.

59th Division Signals

On 16th September 1942, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal inspected members of 59th Division Signals during her short royal visit to Northern Ireland.

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