Irish Brigade

The story of the 38th (Irish) Brigade in the Second World War

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War Diaries Of 6 Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 1942/43

The Irish Brigade web site is pleased to add transcriptions of the 1942/43 war diaries of the 6th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (6 Innisks) that provide a day by day narrative of the battalion’s actions from their initial landings in Algeria until they reached the Moro River.

You can click on the links below to read the diaries:

November 1942.

December 1942.

January 1943.

     Two Tree Hill.

February 1943.

March 1943.

April 1943.

     Assault on Tanngoucha.

May 1943.

June 1943.

July 1943.

August 1943.

      The Skins in Sicily.

September 1943.

October 1943.

November 1943.

      San Salvo.

December 1943.