Greencastle Airfield, Kilkeel, Co. Down
Greencastle Airfield opened for use by the Royal Air Force in 1942 but soon passed to the United States Army Air Force as a Combat Crew Replacement Centre.
The shooting of Albert Rodden in Limavady, Co. Londonderry
17th April 2019
The shooting of Albert Rodden on 17th April 1942 was a tragic accident involving a US Army convoy and the mis-firing machine gun of Sergeant WV Clipsham.
Walton Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim
Before redevelopment in the 1980s, Walton Street ran off Crumlin Road in the Oldpark area of North Belfast, Co. Antrim. It was hit during the Belfast Blitz.
Slieve Donard Hotel, Downs Road, Newcastle, Co. Down
The Slieve Donard Hotel was a popular resort in the bustling seaside town of Newcastle, Co. Down but during World War Two, it welcomed a new kind of guest.
Vegetable Plots, Castlewellan Road, Newcastle, Co. Down
Along the Castlewellan Road, Newcastle, Co. Down, fields became wartime vegetable plots as locals embraced the ideals of the 'Dig For Victory' campaign.
Derrygally House, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone
Standing on the banks of the River Blackwater, Co. Tyrone, Derrygally House and the nearby Argory were home to 654th Tank Destroyer Battalion, US Army.
Broughshane, Co. Antrim
The Co. Antrim village of Broughshane hosted British and American troops during the Second World War. In 1944, evacuees from Gibraltar arrived in the area.
The National, High Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim
Ther National Bank Ltd. on High Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim was one of the few buildings in the area standing after the Belfast Blitz in the spring of 1941.