Lurgan War Memorial, Co. Armagh

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    Dedication
    IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF LURGAN AND DISTRICT WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918
    THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE

    Further information about WW1 casualties can be found on this excellent site
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    Panel 1, WW2 Plaque

    ROLL OF HONOUR
    1939 - 1945 WAR

    BEATTIE, DAVID
    BERRY, ALFRED
    BURRELL, THOMAS H.
    BUSHEM, EDGAR W.
    CALLAGHAN, W.J.
    CASSELLS, FRANK
    CARSON, JOHN
    CARVILLE, PETER
    CHAMBERS, W.J.
    CHARLTON, WILLIAM F.D.
    COREY, PETER
    CREANEY, FELIX
    CREANEY, SHAUN
    DOAK, ROBERT V.
    DONALDSON, JAMES
    FOSTER, FRED
    FRYER, WILLIAM
    GIBSON, WESLEY
    GILCHRIST, T.N.
    GRACEY, JAMES

    GRACEY, NORMAN
    GRACEY, WILLIAM
    GREGSON, JAMES C.
    HAMILTON, FRANCIS C.
    HANNA, ROBERT
    HARVEY, THOMAS
    HAUGHEY, JAMES A.
    HAUGHEY, JAMES P.
    HERBERT, LEOPOLD
    HUTCHINSON, SAMUEL J.
    JENKINSON, ERIC
    JOHNSTON, GEORGE A.B.
    JOHNSTON, JAMES A.
    JONES, JOSEPH H.
    JONES, WILLIAM H.
    KENNEDY, SAMUEL
    KEVILLE, PATRICK
    KERR, HOLMAN G.S.
    KING, ERNEST
    KINGHAN, WILLIAM

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    Panel 2, WW2 Plaque

    ROLL OF HONOUR
    1939 - 1945 WAR

    LAWTHER, ROBERT
    LENNON, WILLIAM
    LONG, FREDERICK
    MAGILL, JAMES H.
    MATTHEWS, FRED
    MAXWELL, RODERICK L.P.
    MENARY, JAMES H.
    MIGHTON, WILLIAM R.
    MITCHELL, NORMAN
    MURRAY, PATRICK
    McAREAVEY, PATRICK
    McCANN, PATRICK
    McCOO, DAVID
    McCREADY, IAN R.
    McCULLOUGH, CLARENCE J.
    McCULLOUGH, H.
    McCULLOUGH, NORMAN
    McCULLOUGH, SAMMY
    McCULLOUGH, WILLIAM
    McCULLOUGH, WILSON
    McGARREY, GEORGE A.

    McGEOWN, DERMOTT
    McILWAINE, WILLIAM E.
    O'CALLAGHAN, EDWARD
    ORR, JACK
    QUAILE, WILLIAM
    REID, ROGER A.L.
    REID, GERARD
    ROBINSON, WILLIAM
    RUDDY, ALFRED H.
    SANDS, SAMUEL
    SHANKS, E.
    SPRAGUE, RICHARD
    STEVENSON, THOMAS J.
    TAYLOR, WILLIAM
    THOMPSON, THOMAS W.
    THOMPSON, WILLIAM J.
    TURKINGTON, ROBERT H.
    WALLACE, WILLIAM
    WEIR, FRED E.
    WILSON, CECIL
    McGEOWN, DAVID


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    Panel 1, WW2 Plaque

    ROLL OF HONOUR
    1939 - 1945 WAR

    BEATTIE, DAVID
    Leading Aircraftman DAVID BEATTIE 651622, Royal Air Force who died age 32 on 10 May 1942

    Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Beattie, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland; husband of Mary Beattie, of Burnley, Lancashire.

    Remembered with honour ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Column 263.
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    BERRY, ALFRED


    BURRELL, THOMAS H.
    Able Seaman THOMAS HENRY BURRELL D/JX 191488, H.M.S. President III, Royal Navy who died age 38 on 09 February 1941

    Son of William and Margaret Burrell; husband of Florence Burrell, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.

    Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 46, Column 2.
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    BUSHEM, EDGAR W.
    POSSIBLE ENTRY:
    Chief Officer EDGAR WILLIAM BUSHEN M.B.E., S.S. Empire Sky (Sunderland), Merchant Navy who died age 27 on 14 November 1942
    Remembered with honour TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 45.
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    See post 275 here for information about his MBE:
    http://www.ww2talk.com/forum/war-sea/19579-merchant-navy-awards-28.html


    CALLAGHAN, W.J.
    Sergeant WILLIAM JAMES CALLAGHAN 981131, 12 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 19 on 31 May 1942

    Son of James and Kathleen Callaghan (nee Haddock) of Lurgan, Northern Ireland.

    Remembered with honour AMSTERDAM NEW EASTERN CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot 85. Row C. Coll. grave 17.
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    CASSELLS, FRANK
    Able Seaman FRANCIS CASSELLS D/JX 420407, H.M.M.T.B. 710, Royal Navy who died age 19 on 10 April 1945

    Son of William and Jane Cassells, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.

    Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 93, Column 3.
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    CARSON, JOHN


    CARVILLE, PETER
    Lance Corporal PETER CARVILLE 6978642, 2nd Bn., Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers who died age 23 on 27 October 1942

    Son of Patrick and Rose Carville, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.

    Remembered with honour BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: 22. K. 5.
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    CHAMBERS, W.J.


    CHARLTON, WILLIAM F.D.
    POSSIBLE ENTRY
    Pilot Officer WILLIAM FREDERICK DIXON CHARLTON 103549, 408 (R.C.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 22 on 01 June 1942
    Son of Clement John and Sarah Eleanor Charlton.
    Remembered with honour HARDERWIJK GENERAL CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: British Plot 2. Grave 13.
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    COREY, PETER
    Fusilier PETER PAUL COREY 6983666, 5th Bn., Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers who died age 26 on 16 November 1940

    Son of Peter and Ellen Corey, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh; husband of Margaret M. Corey, of Lurgan.

    Remembered with honour AGHAGALLON (MAGHERNAGAW) ROMAN CATHOLIC GRAVEYARD
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    CREANEY, FELIX
    Rifleman FELIX CREANEY 7011620, 2nd Bn. The London Irish Rifles, Royal Ulster Rifles who died age 29 on 12 August 1943

    Son of John and Mary J. Creaney, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland; husband of Dilys E. Creaney, of Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire.

    Remembered with honour CATANIA WAR CEMETERY, SICILY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: III. F. 48.
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    CREANEY, SHAUN
    Gunner SHAUN CREANEY 1471268, 47 H.A.A Regt., Royal Artillery who died age 18 on 23 April 1941
    Son of John and Jane Creaney, of Lurgan.
    Remembered with honour LURGANTARRY (ST. COLMAN'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. K. Grave 18.
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    DOAK, ROBERT V.
    PROBABLE ENTRY:
    Corporal ROBERT VICTOR DOAK 639860, 51 Sqdn., Royal Air Force who died age 32 on 24 September 1942
    Son of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Doak; husband of Cloda Phyllis Doak, of Streatham. London.
    Remembered with honour SEAGOE CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. B. Grave 318.
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    DONALDSON, JAMES


    FOSTER, FRED
    Sergeant FREDERICK FOSTER 1074970, 107 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 26 on 21 December 1942
    Grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Alex. Foster, of Lurgan.
    Remembered with honour LURGAN NEW CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. A. Grave 981.
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    FRYER, WILLIAM
    Private WILLIAM FRYAR 13007611, Royal Army Ordnance Corps who died on 22 September 1943
    Son of William and Elener Fryar; husband of Margaret Fryar, of Lurgan.
    Remembered with honour LURGAN NEW CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. E. Grave 1108.
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    GIBSON, WESLEY
    Able Seaman WESLEY GIBSON D/JX 149209, H.M. Submarine Parthian, Royal Navy who died age 23 on 11 August 1943
    Son of Robert James Gibson and Margaret Gibson, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 79, Column 1.
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    GILCHRIST, T.N.
    Flight Sergeant THOMAS NORMAN GILCHRIST 1122992, 14 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 20 on 01 February 1944
    Son of Robert and Sarah Gilchrist, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour MALTA MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 14, Column 1.
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    GRACEY, JAMES
    PROBABLE ENTRY:
    Sergeant JAMES GRACEY 1544964, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 25 on 05 October 1942
    Son of James and Elizabeth J. Gracey. B.A., H.Dip. Ed.
    Remembered with honour LURGAN NEW CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. B. Grave 435.
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    GRACEY, NORMAN
    Lieutenant (E) NORMAN GRACEY H.M.S. "Nile", Royal Navy who died age 26 on 15 December 1942
    Son of Joseph Fforde Gracey, and Sarah Jane Gracey, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland. B.Sc. (Eng.).
    Remembered with honour BEIRUT WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: 3. D. 3.
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    GRACEY, WILLIAM
    Rifleman WILLIAM GRACEY 7012043, 2nd Bn., Royal Ulster Rifles who died age 30 on 10 June 1944
    Son of John and Elizabeth Gracey, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland; husband of Winnie Gracey (nee Taylor).
    Remembered with honour GOSPORT (ANN'S HILL) CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot 190. Grave 29.
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    GREGSON, JAMES C.
    Lieutenant JAMES CASAIDY GREGSON 172387, Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment) attd., Royal Indian Army Service Corps who died age 29 on 24 December 1943
    Son of David Gregson, and of Margaret J. Gregson, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour DELHI WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: 7. K. 13.
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    HAMILTON, FRANCIS C.
    Rifleman FRANCIS CECIL HAMILTON 7019634, 7th Bn., Royal Ulster Rifles who died age 21 on 15 February 1941
    Son of Thomas and Grace Hamilton, of Lurgan.
    Remembered with honour LURGAN NEW CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. D. Grave 385.
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    HANNA, ROBERT


    HARVEY, THOMAS
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    Second Lieutenant THOMAS HARCOURT HARVEY 189077, 6th, Royal Tank Regiment, R.A.C. who died age 21 on 06 April 1941
    Son of Robert and Mary Elena Harvey, of Poyntzpass, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Column 21.
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    HAUGHEY, JAMES A.
    POSSIBLE ENTRY:
    Able Seaman JAMES ALOYSIUS HAUGHEY S.S. Tacoma Star (London), Merchant Navy who died age 52 on 01 February 1942
    Remembered with honour TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 105.
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    HAUGHEY, JAMES P.


    HERBERT, LEOPOLD
    Captain LEOPOLD HERBERT M.C., 101317, 186 Field Amb, Royal Army Medical Corps who died age 31 on 27 July 1943
    Son of Abraham and Edith Herbert. M.D., Queen's University (Belfast).
    Remembered with honour CASSINO MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 12.
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    HUTCHINSON, SAMUEL J.
    Fusilier SAMUEL JAMES HUTCHINSON 5729256, 1st Bn., Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers who died age 26 on 25 March 1943
    Son of Samuel James Hutchinson and Margret Ann Hutchinson, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland; husband of Ivy Hutchinson, of Poole, Dorset.
    Remembered with honour RANGOON MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Face 11.
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    JENKINSON, ERIC
    Sergeant ERIC JENKINSON 1131414, 104 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 21 on 01 November 1943
    Son of Edward and Margaret Jenkinson, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour MALTA MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 8, Column 2.
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    JOHNSTON, GEORGE A.B.
    Squadron Leader GEORGE ACHESON BOWEN JOHNSTON Mentioned in Despatches 90596, 520 Sqdn., Royal Air Force who died age 27 on 22 May 1944
    Son of Thomas Bowen Johnston and Arabella Harden Johnston, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh. Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour GIBRALTAR MEMORIAL
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    JOHNSTON, JAMES A.
    PROBABLE ENTRY:
    Leading Aircraftman JAMES ANDREW JOHNSTON 981988, 158 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died on 17 September 1942
    Remembered with honour LURGAN NEW CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. E. Grave 509.
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    JONES, JOSEPH H.


    JONES, WILLIAM H.


    KENNEDY, SAMUEL
    Corporal SAMUEL KENNEDY 7520783, 4 Lt. Field Amb., Royal Army Medical Corps who died age 39 on 14 April 1941
    Son of Thomas and Mary Kennedy; husband of Elizabeth Kennedy, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour PHALERON WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: 4. D. 19.
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    KEVILLE, PATRICK
    Lieutenant PATRICK KEVILLE 207709, 1st Bn., Suffolk Regiment who died age 26 on 09 June 1944
    Son of Timothy P. and Charlotte Helena Keville, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland. B.A. (Queen's University, Belfast).
    Remembered with honour LA DELIVRANDE WAR CEMETERY, DOUVRES
    Grave/Memorial Reference: VII. D. 6.
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    KERR, HOLMAN G.S.
    Flying Officer HOLMAN GORDON STANLEY KERR 185226, 514 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 23 on 05 March 1945
    Son of Thomas John and Evelyn Margaret Kerr, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour HEVERLEE WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Coll. grave 10. F. 1-7.
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    KING, ERNEST


    KINGHAN, WILLIAM
     
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    ROLL OF HONOUR
    1939 - 1945 WAR


    LAWTHER, ROBERT
    Leading Aircraftman ROBERT LAWTHER 1532123, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 20 on 18 January 1943
    Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Lawther, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland; husband of Muriel Jean Lawther, of Lurgan.
    Remembered with honour MESA CITY CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Lot 4. Block 528. Grave 7.
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    LENNON, WILLIAM


    LONG, FREDERICK


    MAGILL, JAMES H.
    Private JAMES HENRY MAGILL 6985007, 1st Bn., Seaforth Highlanders who died age 25 on 16 April 1944
    Husband of Kathleen Magill, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour RANGOON MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Face 17.
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    MATTHEWS, FRED


    MAXWELL, RODERICK L.P.
    Captain RODERICK LEIGHTON POTTER MAXWELL 103030, Wiltshire Regiment seconded to the, King's Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster) who died age 31 between 12 November 1943 and 16 November 1943
    Son of Harry and Edith Mary Maxwell, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland. A.C.A.
    Remembered with honour LEROS WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sp. Mem. "C". 4. A. 7.
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    MENARY, JAMES H.
    POSSIBLE ENTRY:
    Flying Officer JAMES HOWARD MENARY 62689, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died on 03 June 1942
    Remembered with honour MALTA MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 3, Column 1.
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    MIGHTON, WILLIAM R.
    Junior Engineer WILLIAM ROBERT MIGHTON H.M.S. Foylebank, Naval Auxiliary Personnel (Merchant Navy) who died age 23 on 04 July 1940
    Son of William Robert and Elizabeth Mighton, of Belfast.
    Remembered with honour LIVERPOOL NAVAL MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 13, Column 1.
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    MITCHELL, NORMAN
    Seaman NORMAN MITCHELL LT/JX 241380, H.M. Trawler Lady Shirley., Royal Naval Patrol Service who died age 22 on 11 December 1941
    Son of Robert and Mary Ann Mitchell, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh.
    Remembered with honour LOWESTOFT NAVAL MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 5, Column 3.
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    MURRAY, PATRICK
    Private PATRICK MURRAY 3130745, 2nd Bn., Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders who died age 27 on 21 September 1944
    Son of Mr. and Mrs. P. Murray, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland; husband of Mary Alice Murray, of Lurgan.
    Remembered with honour SINGAPORE MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Column 83.
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    McAREAVEY, PATRICK


    McCANN, PATRICK
    Fusilier PATRICK McCANN 6979006, 8th Bn., Royal Irish Fusiliers who died age 22 on 03 January 1941
    Son of John and Sarah McCann, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour PEMBROKE MILITARY CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Coll. grave 5. 6. 4.
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    McCOO, DAVID
    Leading Aircraftman THOMAS DAVID McCOO 619940, Royal Air Force who died age 23 on 21 November 1944
    Son of Samuel and Emily McCoo, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour RAMLEH WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: 5. K. 7.
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    McCREADY, IAN R.
    Stoker IAN ROBERT McCREADY, D.S.M., LT/KX 115483, H.M. Trawler Lady Shirley., Royal Naval Patrol Service who died age 30 on 11 December 1941
    Son of Thomas and Annie McCready; husband of Theresa McCready, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour LOWESTOFT NAVAL MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 7, Column 1.
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    McCULLOUGH, CLARENCE J.
    Sapper CLARENCE JOHN McCULLOUGH 1878171, 249 (Airborne) Field Coy., Royal Engineers who died age 19 on 09 June 1944
    Son of John and Elsie McCullough, of Belfast, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour RANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: IA. C. 18.
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    McCULLOUGH, H.
    Leading Aircraftman HENRY McCULLOUGH 502053, Royal Air Force who died age 23 on 30 May 1945
    Son of John and Elizabeth McCullough, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour CORIANO RIDGE WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: III, C, 4.
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    McCULLOUGH, NORMAN
    Gunner NORMAN McCULLOUGH 1471266, 12 Bty., 3 Searchlight Regt., Royal Artillery who died age 19 between 27 May 1940 and 02 June 1940
    Son of Mrs. L. McCullough, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour DUNKIRK TOWN CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot 1 Row 1 Joint grave 42.
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    McCULLOUGH, SAMMY


    McCULLOUGH, WILLIAM


    McCULLOUGH, WILSON
    Private WILSON McCULLOUGH 14416959, Pioneer Corps who died age 36 on 11 April 1946
    Son of John and Jane McCullough, of Lurgan; husband of Sarah McCullough, of Lurgan.
    Remembered with honour LURGAN NEW CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. E. Grave 1008.
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    McGARREY, GEORGE A.
    POSSIBLE ENTRY:
    Sapper GEORGE McGARRY 2009633, 567 Army Troops Coy., Royal Engineers who died on 13 March 1942
    Remembered with honour DAMASCUS COMMONWEALTH WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Q. 10.
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    McGEOWN, DERMOTT


    McILWAINE, WILLIAM E.
    Sergeant WILLIAM ERNEST McILWAINE 1796516, 50 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 24 on 23 May 1944
    Son of Francis and Mary McIlwaine, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour BERGEN-OP-ZOOM WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: 28. A. 11.
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    O'CALLAGHAN, EDWARD
    POSSIBLE ENTRY:
    Rifleman EDWARD JOSEPH O'CALLAGHAN 3245819, 1st Bn., Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) who died age 25 on 07 March 1942
    Son of John and Hannah O'Callaghan.
    Remembered with honour RANGOON MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Face 10.
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    ORR, JACK
    Rifleman GODFREY ORR 7019509, 2nd Bn. The London Irish Rifles, Royal Ulster Rifles who died age 24 on 05 August 1943
    Son of James and Margaret Orr, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour CATANIA WAR CEMETERY, SICILY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: III. F. 26.
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    QUAILE, WILLIAM
    Sergeant WILLIAM QUAILE 1119328, 104 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 21 on 27 June 1943
    Son of Robert and Mary Quaile, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour SALERNO WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Coll. grave V. F. 19-20.
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    REID, ROGER A.L.
    Third Radio Officer ROGER ANTHONY LYON REID S.S. Cape St. Andrew (London), Merchant Navy who died age 24 on 13 November 1940
    Son of James Reid, and of Mary Bridget Reid, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    His brother Felix Joseph Gerrard Reid also fell.
    Remembered with honour TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 23.
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    REID, GERARD
    Third Engineer Officer FELIX JOSEPH GERRARD REID S.S. Nova Scotia (Liverpool), Merchant Navy who died age 28 on 28 November 1942

    Son of James Reid, and of Mary Bridget Reid, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    His brother Roger Anthony Lyon Reid also fell.

    Remembered with honour TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 74.
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    ROBINSON, WILLIAM
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    Rifleman WILLIAM ROBINSON 7013802, 1st (Airborne) Bn., Royal Ulster Rifles who died age 27 on 23 September 1943

    Son of William and Margaret Robinson, of Lurgan; husband of Elizabeth Robinson, of Lurgan.

    Remembered with honour SHANKILL CEMETERY, LURGAN
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 707.
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    Aircraftman 1st Class WILLIAM ROBINSON 619990, Royal Air Force who died age 41 on 27 February 1947
    Son of Jack and Margaret Robinson, of Lurgan; husband of Catherine Elizabeth Robinson, of Lurgan.
    Remembered with honour LURGANTARRY (ST. COLMAN'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. F. Grave 3.
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    RUDDY, ALFRED H.


    SANDS, SAMUEL
    Private SAMUEL SANDS 7265718, Royal Army Medical Corps who died age 37 on 20 September 1945
    Son of John and Mary A. Sands, of Lurgan.
    Remembered with honour SHANKILL CEMETERY, LURGAN
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 637.
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    SHANKS, E.
    Lance Corporal JAMES EDWARD SHANKS 13017562, Aux. Mil., Pioneer Corps who died age 38 on 04 July 1940

    Son of James and Mary Shanks, of Lurgan; husband of Jane Shanks, of Lurgan.

    Remembered with honour LURGANTARRY (ST. COLMAN'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. N. Grave 9.
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    SPRAGUE, RICHARD
    POSSIBLE ENTRY:
    Wing Commander RICHARD ALFONSO SPRAGUE D.F.C., 26067, 47 Sqdn., Royal Air Force who died age 34 on 18 November 1942
    Son of Colonel Louis C. Sprague, Royal Irish Rifles, and Frances Sprague, of Paddington, London.
    Remembered with honour EL ALAMEIN WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: XXXI. D. 10.
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    STEVENSON, THOMAS J.


    TAYLOR, WILLIAM


    THOMPSON, THOMAS W.
    Flight Sergeant THOMAS WILLIAM THOMPSON 1145121, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
who died age 21 on 01 June 1944

    Son of Thomas William and Mary A. Thompson, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.

    Remembered with honour SINGAPORE MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Column 435.
    CWGC :: Casualty Details


    THOMPSON, WILLIAM J.


    TURKINGTON, ROBERT H.


    WALLACE, WILLIAM
    Fusilier WILLIAM WALLACE 7043812, 1st Bn., Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers who died age 28 on 03 April 1943

    Son of William and Martha Wallace, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.

    Remembered with honour RANGOON MEMORIAL
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Face 12.
    CWGC :: Casualty Details


    WEIR, FRED E.
    Corporal FREDERICK EDWARD WEIR 1303050, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 29 on 26 July 1943
    Son of Thomas and Mary Jane Weir, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: 8. E. 72.
    CWGC :: Casualty Details


    WILSON, CECIL
    Rifleman CECIL WILSON 14414731, 2nd Bn., Royal Ulster Rifles who died age 19 on 24 July 1944

    Son of Samuel George and Hannah Jane Wilson, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.

    Remembered with honour HERMANVILLE WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: 2. G. 15.
    CWGC :: Casualty Details


    McGEOWN, DAVID
     
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    WW2 Casualties identified with links to Lurgan:


    ANDREWS TV C/MX 47587 HM SUBMARINE NARWHAL 01/08/1940 ROYAL NAVY
    AUSTIN P 6979074 6TH BN 03/12/1944 KING'S OWN SCOTTISH BORDERERS
    BEATTIE D 651622 - 10/05/1942 ROYAL AIR FORCE
    BURRELL TH D/JX 191488 HMS PRESIDENT III 09/02/1941 ROYAL NAVY
    CALLAGHAN WJ 981131 12 SQDN 31/05/1942 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    CARVILLE P 6978642 2ND BN 27/10/1942 ROYAL INNISKILLING FUSILIERS
    CASSELLS F D/JX 420407 HMMTB 710 10/04/1945 ROYAL NAVY
    COREY PP 6983666 5TH BN 16/11/1940 ROYAL INNISKILLING FUSILIERS
    COYLE J 6978446 - 04/02/1946 ROYAL IRISH FUSILIERS
    CREANEY S 1471268 47 HAA REGT 23/04/1941 ROYAL ARTILLERY
    CREANEY F 7011620 2ND BN THE LONDON IRISH RIFLES 12/08/1943 ROYAL ULSTER RIFLES
    CURRAN J 1045746 428 RCAF SQDN 24/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    CUSHNAHAN T - SS EMPIRE MOONBEAM HONG KONG 08/08/1942 MERCHANT NAVY
    DAWSON W C/KX 89752 HMS VETERAN 26/09/1942 ROYAL NAVY
    DAWSON G C/JX 334601 MV BRITISH VIGILANCE 03/01/1943 ROYAL NAVY
    DUFFY J 306077 - 27/10/1940 ROYAL AIR FORCE
    FFORDE CH - - 05/11/1944 ROYAL NAVY
    FOSTER F 1074970 107 SQDN 21/12/1942 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    FRYAR W 13007611 - 22/09/1943 ROYAL ARMY ORDNANCE CORPS
    GIBSON W D/JX 149209 HM SUBMARINE PARTHIAN 11/08/1943 ROYAL NAVY
    GILCHRIST TN 1122992 14 SQDN 01/02/1944 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    GORDON DR 519673 55 SQDN 17/01/1941 ROYAL AIR FORCE
    GRACEY N - HMS NILE 15/12/1942 ROYAL NAVY
    GRACEY W 7012043 2ND BN 10/06/1944 ROYAL ULSTER RIFLES
    GREGSON JC 172387 ATTD 24/12/1943 HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTRY (CITY OF GLASGOW REGIMENT)
    GRIMASON L 630147 - 28/10/1947 ROYAL AIR FORCE
    HALL A 295211 - 03/04/1947 ROYAL AIR FORCE
    HALLAM J T/109454 - 03/12/1944 ROYAL ARMY SERVICE CORPS
    HAMILTON FC 7019634 7TH BN 15/02/1941 ROYAL ULSTER RIFLES
    HUTCHINSON SJ 5729256 1ST BN 25/03/1943 ROYAL INNISKILLING FUSILIERS
    JENKINSON E 1131414 104 SQDN 01/11/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    JOHNSTON GAB 90596 520 SQDN 22/05/1944 ROYAL AIR FORCE
    JOHNSTON G 7022762 2ND BN 13/04/1944 ROYAL INNISKILLING FUSILIERS
    JOHNSTON RJ 1480745 - 03/10/1942 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    KENNEDY S 7520783 4 LT FIELD AMB 14/04/1941 ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS
    KERR HGS 185226 514 SQDN 05/03/1945 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    KEVILLE P 207709 1ST BN 09/06/1944 SUFFOLK REGIMENT
    LAVERY A 2718339 1ST BN 05/05/1945 IRISH GUARDS
    LAWTHER R 1532123 - 18/01/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    MAGILL JH 6985007 1ST BN 16/04/1944 SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS
    MARTIN H 950327 99 SQDN 29/09/1941 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    MAXWELL RLP 103030 SECONDED TO THE 12/11/1943 - - 16/11/1943 WILTSHIRE REGIMENT
    MCCANN P 6979006 8TH BN 03/01/1941 ROYAL IRISH FUSILIERS
    MCCAREY J - - 16/04/1941 CIVILIAN WAR DEAD
    MCCARTHY J C/SSX 23954 HMS DAINTY 24/02/1941 ROYAL NAVY
    MCCOO TD 619940 - 21/11/1944 ROYAL AIR FORCE
    MCCREADY IR LT/KX 115483 HM TRAWLER LADY SHIRLEY 11/12/1941 ROYAL NAVAL PATROL SERVICE
    MCCULLOUGH N 1471266 12 BTY, 3 SEARCHLIGHT REGT 27/05/1940 - - 02/06/1940 ROYAL ARTILLERY
    MCCULLOUGH H 502053 - 30/05/1945 ROYAL AIR FORCE
    MCCULLOUGH W 14416959 - 11/04/1946 PIONEER CORPS
    MCILWAINE WE 1796516 50 SQDN 23/05/1944 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    MELLS MJ - - 16/04/1941 CIVILIAN WAR DEAD
    MITCHELL N LT/JX 241380 HM TRAWLER LADY SHIRLEY 11/12/1941 ROYAL NAVAL PATROL SERVICE
    MULHOLLAND B S/49420 - 16/08/1944 ROYAL ARMY SERVICE CORPS
    MURRAY P 3130745 2ND BN 21/09/1944 ARGYLL AND SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS
    MURTAGH JAMES GERALD MM 7018170 2ND BN LONDON IRISH RIFLES ROYAL ULSTER RIFLES See Lurgan War Memorial, Co. Armagh
    O'DONNELL WG 3065970 1ST BN 21/06/1944 KING'S OWN SCOTTISH BORDERERS
    O'NEILL JP D/KX 84929 HM SUBMARINE SWORDFISH 16/11/1940 ROYAL NAVY
    ORR G 7019509 2ND BN THE LONDON IRISH RIFLES 05/08/1943 ROYAL ULSTER RIFLES
    QUAILE W 1119328 104 SQDN 27/06/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    REID FJG - SS NOVA SCOTIA LIVERPOOL 28/11/1942 MERCHANT NAVY
    REID RAL - SS CAPE ST ANDREW LONDON 13/11/1940 MERCHANT NAVY
    ROBINSON W 7013802 1ST AIRBORNE BN 23/09/1943 ROYAL ULSTER RIFLES
    ROBINSON W 619990 - 27/02/1947 ROYAL AIR FORCE
    SANDS S 7265718 - 20/09/1945 ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS
    SHANKS JE 13017562 AUX MIL 04/07/1940 PIONEER CORPS
    SIMPSON G 156270 78 SQDN 22/10/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    STEVENSON W 7021336 49TH WEST RIDING REGT 22/08/1944 RECONNAISSANCE CORPS, R.A.C.
    THOMPSON TW 1145121 - 01/06/1944 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    UPRICHARD W - - 29/07/1944 CIVILIAN WAR DEAD
    WALKER IL 7019405 1ST BN 28/04/1943 IRISH GUARDS
    WALLACE W 7043812 1ST BN 03/04/1943 ROYAL INNISKILLING FUSILIERS
    WEIR FE 1303050 - 26/07/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE
    WILSON C 14414731 2ND BN 24/07/1944 ROYAL ULSTER RIFLES
     
  11. ramacal

    ramacal 336/102 LAA Regiment (7 Lincolns), RA Patron

    Diane

    Thanks for letting me know about the RA guys on here.

    Here's a photo of the headstone of Norman McCullough at Dunkirk Town Cemetery mentioned on panel 2. (Courtesy of Drew5233)

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    Regards - Robert
     
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  12. Gerry Chester

    Gerry Chester WW2 Veteran WW2 Veteran

    More great photographs Debbie, thank you!

    Known names of North Irish Horse WW I casualities recorded:
    Major Holt Waring
    Lieutenant Samuel Barbour Combe
    L/Corporal R. J. Hanna
    Rifleman Ernest Augustus Stevenson

    I suspect there may be more
     
  13. Peter Clare

    Peter Clare Very Senior Member

    CALLAGHAN, W.J.
    Sergeant WILLIAM JAMES CALLAGHAN 981131, 12 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 19 on 31 May 1942

    Son of James and Kathleen Callaghan (nee Haddock) of Lurgan, Northern Ireland.

    Remembered with honour AMSTERDAM NEW EASTERN CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot 85. Row C. Coll. grave 17.
    CWGC :: Casualty Details

    30-31 May 1942

    12 Squadron
    wellington II W5361 PH-C
    Op. Cologne.

    Took off 2242 hrs Binbrook. Shot down by flak and crashed 0026 hrs Badhoevedorp close to Schiphol airport SW of Amsterdam, Holland.

    BCL Vol.3 - W R. Chorley
     
  14. Peter Clare

    Peter Clare Very Senior Member

    CHARLTON, WILLIAM F.D.
    POSSIBLE ENTRY
    Pilot Officer WILLIAM FREDERICK DIXON CHARLTON 103549, 408 (R.C.A.F.) Sqdn, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 22 on 01 June 1942
    Son of Clement John and Sarah Eleanor Charlton.
    Remembered with honour HARDERWIJK GENERAL CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: British Plot 2. Grave 13.
    CWGC :: Casualty Details

    1-2 June 1942

    408 Squadron
    Hampden AT191 EQ-A
    Op. Essen

    Took off 2258 hrs Balderton. Shot down by a night-fighter (Lt Karl-Heinz Volkopf, II./NJG2) and crashed into the IJsseelmeer.

    BCL Vol.3 - W R. Chorley.
     
  15. Peter Clare

    Peter Clare Very Senior Member

    KERR, HOLMAN G.S.
    Flying Officer HOLMAN GORDON STANLEY KERR 185226, 514 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 23 on 05 March 1945
    Son of Thomas John and Evelyn Margaret Kerr, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour HEVERLEE WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Coll. grave 10. F. 1-7.
    CWGC :: Casualty Details

    5 March 1945

    514 Squadron
    Lancaster I NN775 JI-F2
    Op. Gelsenkirchen

    Took off 1035 hrs Waterbeach for a G-H attack on the Consolidation benzol plant. Crashed at Bunsbeek in the Province of Brabant.

    BCL Vol.6 - W R. Chorley
     
  16. Peter Clare

    Peter Clare Very Senior Member

    McILWAINE, WILLIAM E.
    Sergeant WILLIAM ERNEST McILWAINE 1796516, 50 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 24 on 23 May 1944
    Son of Francis and Mary McIlwaine, of Lurgan, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.
    Remembered with honour BERGEN-OP-ZOOM WAR CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: 28. A. 11.
    CWGC :: Casualty Details

    22-23 May 1944

    50 Squadron
    Lancaster I LL744 VV-B
    Op. Braunschweig

    Took off 2212 hrs Skellingthorpe. Presumed lost over the North Sea.

    BCL Vol.5 - W R. Chorley.
     
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  17. dbf

    dbf Moderatrix MOD

    Robert,
    Thanks for adding the headstone photo.

    Gerry, you're very welcome

    Peter - as ever - excellent additional information. Thank you.

    Cheers
    Diane
     
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    CannonFodder Junior Member

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    dbf Moderatrix MOD

    CF

    Thank you very much for checking that entry and confirming, much appreciated. Always pleased to see additional info on my threads for local memorials.
     
  20. johnsammc

    johnsammc Member

    CALLAGHAN, W.J.
    Sergeant WILLIAM JAMES CALLAGHAN 981131, 12 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died age 19 on 31 May 1942

    Son of James and Kathleen Callaghan (nee Haddock) of Lurgan, Northern Ireland.

    Remembered with honour AMSTERDAM NEW EASTERN CEMETERY
    Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot 85. Row C. Coll. grave 17.
    CWGC :: Casualty Details

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