On this day 22nd July

On this day 22nd July

On the 22nd July 1946 the bombing of St. David’s Hotel, Jerusalem occurred. As a result, Royal Signals suffered its first casualties in post-war Palestine.

On this day 21st July

On this day 21st July

On the 21st July 1969, Apollo XI astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin blasted off the surface of the moon and returned to the command module piloted by Michael Collins.

On this day 20th July

On this day 20th July

On the 20th 1982 the Hyde Park and Regent’s Park bombings were carried out in London by members of the IRA, killing 11 military personnel and seven horses.