28th April

Remembering those with connections to Northern Ireland who died on 28th April including an airman from the Dutch East Indies and an Irish League goalkeeper.

Remembering the Fallen

Erick Hendrik den Hollander

Flying Officer

Flying Officer Erick Hendrik den Hollander served in the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm at the time of his death on 28th April 1944 near Ballymena, Co. Antrim.

George Alexander Martin

Sergeant | 1006035

Sergeant George Alexander Martin of Belfast died on 28th April 1945. He was undergoing treatment for wounds sustained in an aviation accident in Nottingham.

Thomas Pearson

Lance Sergeant | 2721484

Lance Sergeant Thomas Pearson was a goalkeeper with Glentoran Football Club. He died on 28th April 1943 while serving in Tunisia with the Irish Guards.