Locations

Map showing Kilbroney Forest Park, Rostrevor, Co. Down

Kilbroney Forest Park, Rostrevor, Co. Down

80 Shore Road , Rostrevor , Co. Down

Kilbroney Estate in Rostrevor, Co. Down saw much use during World War Two first by British and American troops and then as a German prisoner of war camp.

Map showing Redhall, Ballycarry, Co. Antrim

Redhall, Ballycarry, Co. Antrim

Redhall Drive , Ballycarry , Co. Antrim

Redhall Estate stands at Ballycarry not far from Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim. In 1945, it provided a base for elements of 3rd (Rumbeke) Infantry Brigade.

Map showing Killicomaine Prisoner of War Camp, Portadown, Co. Armagh

Killicomaine Prisoner of War Camp, Portadown, Co. Armagh

Killicomaine Road , Portadown , Co. Armagh

The Killicomaine Prisoner of War Camp stood on the grounds of Killicomaine Castle or Irwin's Castle running onto Collen's Lane, now called Princess Way.

Map showing Prospect House, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim

Prospect House, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim

Woodburn Road , Carrickfergus , Co. Antrim

Prospect House in Carickfergus, Co. Antrim was a base for 3rd (Rumbeke) Infantry Brigade of the Belgian Army in 1945. A memorial to them stands there today.

Map showing Waringfield Military Hospital, Moira, Co. Down

Waringfield Military Hospital, Moira, Co. Down

Waringfield , Moira , Co. Down

Waringfield Military Hospital in Moira, Co. Down treated many British, American, and Belgian soldiers during World War Two as well as Prisoners of War.

Map showing Town Hall, Ballymena, Co. Antrim

Town Hall, Ballymena, Co. Antrim

1-29 Bridge Street , Ballymena , Co. Antrim

The Town Hall, Ballymena, Co. Antrim has stood at its present site since 1924. During World War Two, troops of the Belgian Army based nearby came to dance.

Map showing Royal Hotel, Whitehead, Co. Antrim

Royal Hotel, Whitehead, Co. Antrim

4-8 Victoria Avenue , Whitehead , Co. Antrim

The Royal Hotel, Whitehead, Co. Antrim no longer stands in the town. During World War Two, it was a popular spot for British, American and Belgian soldiers.

Map showing Overseas House, Belfast, Co. Antrim

Overseas House, Belfast, Co. Antrim

53 Royal Avenue , Belfast , Co. Antrim

Overseas House in Belfast, Co. Antrim was headquarters of the Overseas League who held a reception for 2 new Infantry Brigades of the Belgian Army in 1945.

Map showing YMCA Canteen, Ballymena, Co. Antrim

YMCA Canteen, Ballymena, Co. Antrim

Wellington Street , Ballymena , Co. Antrim

The YMCA Canteen, Ballymena, Co. Antrim was a popular place for serving military personnel to rest, relax and enjoy leisure activities during World War Two.