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5867   Private Joseph Sloan
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 02/11/1914 (Died of Wounds)
Age: 26
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.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Cork Miltary Cemetery Park
  Ardpatrick, Cork
Grave Ref:
CWGC Casualty 900510
Situated in the centre of Cork City, threre are 83 CWGC casualties in this cemetery.
Local Memorial Details

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1 St Luran's Church, Church Street Cookstown
2 Cookstown Cenotaph World War I - Panel 2 Cookstown
Local Institute / Local Book Details

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1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 28
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1 Soldiers Died in the Great War Details of Private Joseph Sloan
Cookstown District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2010-2018