The Battle of Rorke’s Drift 1879

#OnThisDay 1879 At the Battle of Rorke’s Drift, 150 British Army soldiers fought off 4000 Zulu warriors. Of the 150, roughly 30 were from Ireland.
Surgeon James Henry Reynolds VC
Henry Gallagher, the ‘Quiet Sergeant’
James Langley Dalton VC


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