4th April

Recalling the service personnel in the Army, Navy, and Air Force with conenctions to Northern Ireland who gave their lives on 4th April during wartime.

Remembering the Fallen

Henry Bell

Private | 1463074

Private Henry Bell was a gunner in the Royal Artillery. He served in Africa and Italy with 9th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Regiment and died on 4th April 1944.

John Burgess

Flying Officer | 128714

Flying Officer John Burgess of Cambrai Street, Belfast, Co. Antrim died on 4th April 1943 when Halifax HR754 came down on the return from Essen, Germany.

William Francis Ernest Gault

Sergeant | 950326

Sergeant William Ernest Gault from Bangor, Co. Down died on 4th April 1941 when his Hawker Hurricane came down on a hillside near Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim.