The Irish Brigade web site is pleased to add transcriptions of the war diaries of the 1st Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers (1 RIrF) that provide a day by day narrative of the battalion’s actions from the time of their initial landings in Algeria to the time of final victory near the the River Po in northern Italy.
You can click read the diaries by clicking on the links below :
Sources : National Archives, Kew.
Nov 1942 to Jun 1943 – WO 175/506.
Jul 1943 to Dec 1943 – WO 169/10235.
Jan 1944 to Dec 1944 – WO 170/1406.
Jan 1945 to Dec 1945 – WO 170/5019.