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.
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.
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.
Andrew Leslie McConnell
Sergeant Andrew Leslie McConnell from Ballymoney, Co. Antrim served with the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve and was killed during a Berlin raid in 1944.
John Russell Keane
Australian Flying Officer John Russell Keane was flying with No. 5 Operational Training Unit from RAF Long Kesh, Co. Antrim when he died in November 1943.