The Second World War in Northern Ireland

The Second World War in Northern Ireland

County Tyrone Part 3

207 Anti-Tank Battery based at Coalisland

This selection of ten photographs show 207 Anti-Tank Battery, Royal Artillery who were based at Coalisland.

They are seen negotiating a waterway on 19th June 1941. (IWM Photographs)

Advanced Training Under Battle Conditions in Cookstown Area

6th Battalion, Royal Berkshire Regiment thrusting a "Pole Charge" into a Pillbox before attacking. (IWM Pictures)

This selection of photographs was taken on 22nd July 1942 (IWM Pictures)

Descending a wall under cover of a Smoke Screen then being joined by a Universal Carrier in the attack. (IWM Pictures)

The Royal Berkshire Regiment attacking up a cliff (IWM Pictures)

Flight Lieutenant Welch Foster from Cookstown

(Thanks to Ray Spence and Robin Abbott)