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23188   Private Hamilton Patterson McReynolds
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 9th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 12/03/1916 (Died of Wounds)
Age: 19
Summary      
Hamilton McReynolds was the second and youngest son of Hugh and Jean McReynolds of Killymoon Street, Cookstown. He was born at Donaghey, Sherrygroom. He enlisted with the 12th Battalion Inniskillings on 15th May 1915 and later transferred to the 9th Battalion when they were posted to France with the Ulster Division. He was severely wounded by shrapnel from enemy shell fire on the 9th March 1916 and taken to Number 19 Casualty Clearing station where he died of wounds on 12th March 1916.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Doullens Communal Cemetery Ext.1
  Doullens, Somme
Grave Ref: Grave 2-E-9
CWGC Casualty 83206
Summary      
Doullens is a town in the Department of the Somme, approximately 30 kilometres north of Amiens on the N25 road to Arras. The Communal Cemetery and Extensions lie on the eastern side of the town, about 270 metres south-east of the road to Arras.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Donaghendry Church Of Ireland Roll Of Honour WWI Stewartstown
2 Stewartstown Cenotaph -- WWI Stewartstown
Local Institute / Local Book Details

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1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 104
2 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 220
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists McReynolds family 1901 census lists Hamilton as age 4 at house 2 in Ross, Stewartstown
2 1911 Census lists McReynolds family 1911 census lists Hamilton as age 14 at house 20 in Donaghey, Stewartstown