Irish Brigade

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

Faugh a Ballagh        Nec Aspera Terrent         Quis Separabit


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.


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.