Diaries & Letters

Thomas Ryan postcard 3

Many of the following letters and diaries are published here online for the first time. It is hoped that over time it will become a comprehensive resource of availible first hand accounts written by members of the regiment. Should you have any material that you would like to be transcribed and published here please contact admin@royaldublinfusiliers.com

Please click on the name of each man to see their story in their own words.

Boer War

Captain C. A. Hensley
Major Francis Skeet


First World War

Lance Corporal William McDowell
Second Lieutenant Bernard Reid
Private Reginald Ford
Second Lieutenant Austin Tumilty
Lieutenant Colonel R. G. B. Jeffreys