The Tri-Services Memorial at Palace Barracks

This memorial stone  has been engraved on both sides. It has the Royal Navy, Army and the Royal Air Force badges as the main theme while underneath we have all the conflicts the Armed Forces of the United Kingdom  have been involved in since 1945. When the stone was dedicated over a 1000 people attended the ceremony.

Albert D.Owens MBE
Memorial Custodian

The Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial

Her Majesty The Queen will unveil a new memorial in Victoria Embankment Gardens, Westminster, at a service on Thursday 9 March The memorial honours both the UK Armed Forces and civilians who served their country in the Gulf region, Iraq and Afghanistan, and who...

Felix Memorial Garden

This small garden is situated in Thiepval Barracks. It commemorates those of 321 EOD Company Royal Army Ordnance Corps who died in service undertaking bomb disposal in Northern Ireland. The garden features a mural of Belfast by Kelvin Hunter, along with benches, a...

The Burial of the Unknown Warrior

One evening in 1916 a young padre, David Railton, came back from the line where he had been conducting a burial service. He entered a billet somewhere near Armentieres and in the small back garden, very close to the house, was a grave marked by a rough, white cross....


7 year old Grace Ibinson remembers her daddy Steve Ibinson who died of  heart attack at the age of 33 in Afghanistan.His memorial stone is one of many In the Palace Barracks Memorial Garden.

Never Forgotten

Paygan aged 8 and Mum Anna Aston the family of Cpl Russ Aston. Corporal Russell Aston was killed in action in southern Iraq on 24 June whilst serving with 156 Provost Company, Royal Military Police. Aged 30, he came from Swadlincote, Derbyshire, and was married with...

Stones on Memorial Wall,Palace Barracks

These are just some of the polished granite memorials stones which are to be seen on the memorial wall in the Palace Barracks Memorial Garden in Northern Ireland. They are dedicated to the individual Regiments and Corps who served in the Palace Barracks and lost their...

The Soldiers Charity

Memorial Book

On This Day

Rifleman James Meredith
Rifleman James Meredith
Published On: 26th June 1972
Rifleman James Meredith of the Royal Green Jackets who was killed in a submachinegun attack at a checkpoint on the Abercorn Road in Derry on June 26th.
Bombardier Stephen Gilbert
Bombardier Stephen Gilbert
Published On: 26th June 2010
Bombardier Stephen Gilbert was 36 years old and joined the Army in August 1999. He enlisted into the Royal Artillery and was posted to 6/36 Battery, 40th Regiment Royal Artillery (The Lowland Gunners), based in Topcliffe, North Yorkshire.



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