John Joseph Walsh
Australian airman Flight Sergeant John Joseph Walsh was the only fatality in the crash of Vickers Wellington LB247 on 5th November 1943 in Co. Londonderry.
Vernon James Pither
Sergeant Vernon James Pither served with the Royal Australian Air Force during World War Two. He died in a training accident close to the Giants Causeway.
ANZAC troops in Northern Ireland
7th March 2018
ANZAC Day is commemorated on 25th April each year across the world including events at Ballance House in Glenavy. Many ANZAC troops served and died in NI.
Robert Hugh Gillian
Robert Hugh Gillian died on 6th March 1943 as Avro Anson LV153 crashed in the Sperrin Mountains, Co. Tyrone. The Australian navigator was 27 years old.
Alan Gilbert Potter
Flight Sergeant Alan Gilbert Potter (417302) served with Royal Australian Air Force in World War Two. He was the son of Australian Joseph and Marion Potter.
David Farquhar Capel
Pilot Officer David Farquhar Capel served with the Royal Australian Air Force and was with RAF 220 Squadron at Ballykelly when he died in the FK207 crash.
Ross Wellesley Lindeman
Sergeant Ross Wellesley Lindeman served in the Royal Australian Air Force. While flying with 153 Squadron, he died on 25th January 1942 in Co. Londonderry.
William Wilson Kirby
Sergeant William Wilson Kirby (416768) served in the Royal Australian Air Force. For a time during World War Two he flew from a base in Northern Ireland.