10th May

Remembering those with connections to Northern Ireland and Ulster who served during the Second World War and died on 10th May throughout history.

Remembering the Fallen

David Preston Coventry

Corporal | T/31715

Corporal David Preston Coventry served in the Royal Army Service Corps in the Second World War. He died after the war's end in Belfast on 10th May 1947.

James Craig

Lieutenant | 115186

Lieutenant James Craig of 7th Battalion Royal Ulster Rifles died on 10th May 1941. As well as a soldier, he was an Olympian and record-holding athelete.

Second World War Veterans

William Young

Sergeant | 6978443

Sergeant William Young of Coagh, Co. Tyrone was a POW during the Second World War. He died on 10th May 2005 having served in the Royal Irish Fusiliers.