From The Boyne To Afghanistan

2012-12-26 FaughABallagh+

On the side wall of the Times Bar in York Street, a mural commemorating Irish and Northern Irish service in the British military.

Robert Blair “Paddy” Mayne is featured on the left (WP).

A plaque in the middle reads: In memory of Pte. F.G. Dolloghan, Parachute Regt. Killed at the Nijmegan Bridges, Holland, Sept. 1944. (WWII’s Operation Market Garden (WP))

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text: X00795 [M05258 in prog] Faugh-A-Ballagh, Lt. col. robert blair mayne d.s.o. middle east 1st bar sicily 2nd bar normandy 3rd bar n.w. europe 1939-45 stat africa italy france germany defence medal war legion d’honneur croix de guerre 36th ulster division royal irish rifles ulster leinsters guards inniskilling dragoon UDR fusiliers queens hassars north horse south rangers munster dublin connaught martinique 1762 havannah st. lucia 1778-1792 india cape of good hope 1806 maida monte video nourbon busaco fuentes d’onor java tarifa talavera badajoz salamance vittoria pyrennes ciudad rodrico niagara orthes toulouse ava south africa 1935, 1846047 sevastopol central india tel-el-kebir egypt 1882, 1884 relief of ladysmith 1899-1902 mons le cateau marne 1914 messine 1914 17 18  ypres 1914-15 neuuve chapelle loos albert 1917 arras 1917 cambrai 1917-18 st. quentin hindenburg line france and flanders macedonia suvla gallipoli gaza jerusalem palestine 1917-18 dyle scomer-la bassee dunkirk 1940 normandy landing caen iraq thine bremen bou arrada djebel tanniguocha 1942-43 centuripe 1943 sangro garigliano crossing anzio cassino II tiber argenta gap 1943-45 malta 1940 yenangyuang 1952 burma 1942043 imjin korea 1950-51

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