The United States Army in Northern Ireland

First elements of the United States Army arrived in Northern Ireland in January 1942. By 1942, more than 300,000 American service personnel had passed through.

United States Army

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On 31st January 1942, United States Army Northern Ireland Force conducted its first payday. Troops received British currency with £1 GBP equal to $4.035 USD.

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