14th April

On 14th April, we remember those with connections to Ulster who served during the Second World War and who gave their lives on this date during the war.

Remembering the Fallen

Samuel Kennedy

Corporal | 7520783

Corporal Samuel Kennedy of Lurgan, Co. Armagh served in the Royal Army Medical Corps at his time of death on 14th April 1941 while on service in Greece.

Thomas Alford King

Sergeant | 1450483

Sergeant Thomas Alford King of Derry/Londonderry died in Eritrea on 14th April 1941. He had also served in 9th (Londonderry) Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment.

Andrew McNutt

Sick Berth Attendant | D/MX 73225

Sick Berth Attendant Andrew McNutt of Derry/Londonderry served on HMS Tynedale at the time of his death at sea on 14th April 1943 aged 26 years old.

Alexander Magowan McVea

Flight Sergeant | 590584

Sergeant Alexander Magowan McVea of Portavogie, Co. Down died on 14th April 1941 while serving in RAF 216 Squadron on supply missions in wartime Africa.