Royal Ulster Rifles

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  1. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Lance Corporal JEREMIAH LUCEY

    7014624, 1st Bn. The London Irish Rifles, Royal Ulster Rifles
    who died
    on 01 July 1945

    Remembered with honour
    KENSAL GREEN (ST. MARY'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY
     

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  2. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Rifleman DANIEL McKENNA

    7019244, Royal Ulster Rifles
    who died
    on 16 November 1940
    Husband of Ivy McKenna, of Harlesden, Middlesex.
    Remembered with honour
    KENSAL GREEN (ST. MARY'S) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY

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  3. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Remembered Hatfield Hyde, Hertfordshire

    Major TERENCE JAMES SWEENEY

    193884, 1st Bn. The London Irish Rifles, Royal Ulster Rifles
    who died age 30
    on 05 September 1944
    Son of James and Flossie Caroline Sweeney; husband of Eileen Henrietta Sweeney, of London.
    Remembered with honour
    GRADARA WAR CEMETERY
     

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  4. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Remembered Welwyn Garden City ,Hertfordshire

    Major TERENCE JAMES SWEENEY

    193884, 1st Bn. The London Irish Rifles, Royal Ulster Rifles
    who died age 30
    on 05 September 1944
    Son of James and Flossie Caroline Sweeney; husband of Eileen Henrietta Sweeney, of London.
    Remembered with honour
    GRADARA WAR CEMETERY
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  5. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    EDMONDS, DENNIS PHILIP

    Rank:
    Lieutenant
    Service No:
    258718
    Date of Death:
    13/09/1944
    Age:
    21
    Regiment/Service:
    Royal Ulster Rifles

    1st (Airborne) Bn.
    Grave Reference
    Sec. HD. Grave 1214.
    Cemetery
    SOUTHGATE CEMETERY
    Additional Information:
    Nephew of P. Vivian Smith, of Palmers Green.
     

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    JONES, IAN RUSSEL AYLMER

    Rank:
    Captain
    Service No:
    129585
    Date of Death:
    20/02/1943
    Age:
    26
    Regiment/Service:
    Royal Ulster Rifles

    1st (Airborne) Bn.
    Grave Reference
    Near N. W. Corner of Church.
    Cemetery
    CLEWER (ST. ANDREW) OLD CHURCHYARD
    Additional Information:
    Son of Felix Edward Aylmer Jones and Cecily Minnie Jane Jones, of Weybridge, Surrey; husband of Anne Margaret Jones, of Weybridge.
     

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    NORMAN, GEOFFREY SCHUYLER

    Rank:
    Captain
    Service No:
    48899
    Date of Death:
    30/07/1941
    Age:
    50
    Regiment/Service:
    Royal Ulster Rifles

    2nd Bn. The London Irish Rifles
    Awards:
    M C
    Grave Reference
    Panel 3.
    Cemetery
    GOLDERS GREEN CREMATORIUM
    Additional Information:
    Son of George Schuyler Cardew Norman and Ada Emily Norman.
     

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Remembered Berkhamsted ,Hertfordshire
    POTTON, ARCHIBALD WILLIAM

    Rank:
    Rifleman
    Service No:
    2722770
    Date of Death:
    30/04/1943
    Age:
    32
    Regiment/Service:
    Royal Ulster Rifles

    2nd Bn. The London Irish Rifles
    Panel Reference
    Face 31.
    Memorial
    MEDJEZ-EL-BAB MEMORIAL
    Additional Information:
    Son of William and Priscilla Potton; husband of Hilda Potton, of Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire.

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  9. bexley84

    bexley84 Well-Known Member

    Rifleman Potton, as his name is shown in memorial at Medjez, may have died during the successful assault of 2 LIR on Heidous on Good Friday, the week before.
     
  10. graeme

    graeme Senior Member

    Hi

    Interested in

    Rifleman 4207893 George Joseph WALKER
    1st (Airborne) Battalion, Royal Ulster Rifles
    DoW Sunday 20 August 1944

    Buried in La Delivrande War Cemetery in Grave I.C.6.

    Would anyone have a headstone photo, perchance ??

    Regards,

    Graeme
     
  11. TomTAS

    TomTAS Very Senior Member

    Hi Graeme,

    Checked my files I only have The Paras at this cemetery no RUR headstone photos... Sorry Graeme I do have a J Walker but he is a Para..

    Regards,
    Tom
    PS Me and Andybaldeagle might be going over next year so we could get him then ....
     
  12. graeme

    graeme Senior Member

    Morning Tom,

    Really appreciate you checking, many thanks,

    Graeme
     
  13. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

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  14. bexley84

    bexley84 Well-Known Member

    Captain Black was killed on the night of 18/19 Feb 1943 when leading a team of "specialist night patrollers" to the east of Grandstand Hill. Captain Black was "reported killed by the only unhit member of his patrol".
     
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  15. TomTAS

    TomTAS Very Senior Member

    Hi All,

    Got this one the other day...

    562 JOHNSON F 6711852 7TH BN 05/02/1943 ROYAL ULSTER RIFLES
     

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    KANE, DEREK STANLEY

    Rank:

    Rifleman

    Service No:

    7019200

    Date of Death:

    01/03/1943

    Age:

    25

    Regiment/Service:

    Royal Ulster Rifles

    Grave Reference

    Sec. P. Grave 2171.

    Cemetery

    WILLESDEN NEW CEMETERY

    Additional Information:
    Son of Edwin Kane, and of Alice Amy Kane, of Cricklewood; husband of Dorothy Edith Kane, of Cricklewood.
     

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    HARDING, ALBERT EDWARD

    Rank:

    Rifleman

    Service No:

    D/27709

    Date of Death:

    16/08/1945

    Regiment/Service:

    Royal Ulster Rifles

    Grave Reference

    Plot 16. Sec. C. Coll. grave 6. (Screen Wall).

    Cemetery

    MORTLAKE CEMETERY

    Additional Information:
    Son of William and Ellen Harding; husband of Rose Gertrude Harding, of Hammersmith, London.
     

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    WARFORD, HARRY CECIL

    Rank:

    Rifleman

    Service No:

    7022158

    Date of Death:

    13/12/1946

    Age:

    40

    Regiment/Service:

    Royal Ulster Rifles



    31st Bn.

    Grave Reference

    Plot 4. Sec. C. Grave 454.

    Cemetery

    MORTLAKE CEMETERY

    Additional Information:
    Son of George William and May Jane Warford; husband of Irene Alice Warford, of Shepherd's Bush, London.
     

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    COTTON, WILLIAM CYRIL

    Rank:

    Private

    Service No:

    7022542

    Date of Death:

    31/05/1946

    Age:

    23

    Regiment/Service:

    Royal Ulster Rifles



    The London Irish Rifles

    Grave Reference

    Plot 16. Sec. C. Grave 178.

    Cemetery

    MORTLAKE CEMETERY

    Additional Information:
    Son of Mrs. L. M. Cotton, of Hammersmith.
     

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    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    SMITH, JAMES
    Rank:
    Corporal
    Service No:
    7014499
    Date of Death:
    02/02/1946
    Age:
    43
    Regiment/Service:
    Royal Ulster Rifles
    70th Bn The London Irish Rifles
    Grave Reference:
    Plot N. Grave 194041.
    Cemetery:
    BROMPTON CEMETERY
    Additional Information:
    Son of Patrick and Catherine Smith; husband of Doreen Mary Smith, of Chelsea.
     

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