2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers (British Army)
02/11/1914 (Died of Wounds)
Joseph Sloan was a son of George and Elizabeth Sloan of Grange, Cookstown. Shortly after leaving school he went to Scotland to work. He served in Royal Scots Fusiliers. The regiment embarked for France on 10th September 1914 and he served in the front line almost continuously until he was wounded on 21st October. He arrived at hospital in Cork a week later and died on 2nd November.