Civilians stabbed in Donegall Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim
20th March 2019
On 20th March 1943, 3 Belfast men were stabbed in Donegall Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim after becoming involved in a fight with some American soldiers.
The first and last rounds of B Battery, 151st Field Artillery Battalion
20th February 2019
On 21st February 1942, B Battery, 151st Field Artillery Battalion, 34th Infantry Division fired the first American shells in Europe during World War Two.
Atlantic Crossings Make History
A pair of Atlantic crossing make history as Churchill visits the United States before the first contingent of American GIs arrive in Belfast, Co. Antrim.
Wilmont House, Dunmurry, Co. Antrim
Wilmont House stands in Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park, Dunmurry, Co. Antrim. The grand house and parkland was home to US Army forces during World War Two.
Jack Angew's D-Day Jump
An audience at the 2008 American Vetereans' Center conference hear the story of Jack Agnew's D-Day jump. Born in Belfast, Jack was in "The Filthy Thirteen".
John "Jack" Agnew
Private First Class Jack Agnew became part of one of World War Two's most infamous US Army units but the paratrooper was born in Belfast, Co. Antrim.
307th Quartermaster Sterilization Battalion in Northern Ireland
19th November 2018
In November 1943, 307th Quartermaster Sterilization Battalion arrived in Northern Ireland finding themselves throughout the province in the run up to D-Day.