The Irish Brigade website is delighted to provide overviews of some of the main Irish Brigade battlefields during the Second World War.
We shall also be adding detailed battlefield maps showing the positions and movements of the Irish Brigade – you can find these maps by clicking here.
Click below on the battlefield area that you would like to visit to find more information:
The view toward Monte Cassino and Pt 593 from Monte Castellone
Many thanks to the members of Associazione Linea Gustav for their continuing historical research and unceasing work to honour the memory of the men who served in the Liri Valley.
Monte Cassino, including the battlefield of Operation Diadem on 15-17 May 1944.
The view from Cassino war cemetery towards Monastery Hill
The view towards Lake Trasimene from Panicale
The ‘O’ Group of the 2nd Battalion London Irish Rifles, near the Cassino to Pignatoro road, on the afternoon of 15th May 1944 as described to the artist David Rowlands by Lt-Col Horsfall.
To obtain prints of this painting, visit the website of the artist: www.davidrowlands.co.uk
An excellent website has been created by the friends of Orvieto War Cemetery using the following link: http://orvietowarcemetery.weebly.com/