6th April

On 6th April, we remember those with connections to Ulster and Northern Ireland who died on that date during the Second World War between 1939 and 1945.

Remembering the Fallen

Thomas Harcourt Harvey

Second Lieutenant | 189077

Second Lieutenant Thomas Harcourt Harvey of Poyntzpass, Co. Armagh died on 6th April 1941 as he took a break for a cup of tea in the North African desert.

Victor Arnold Thompson

Flight Sergeant | 1076295

Flight Sergeant Victor Arnold Thompson of Ballymena, Co. Antrim died on 6th April 1945 when Vickers Wellington HE928 came down during a training exercise.

Daniel Martin Wilson

Captain | 100950

Captain Daniel Martin Wilson of Belfast, Co. Antrim served in 64th (London) Medium Regiment, Royal Artillery at the time of his death on 6th April 1943.