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134797   Gunner William George Scott
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 328th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery (British Army)
Died: 24/10/1917 (Died of Wounds)
Age: 21
William George Scott was a son of William and Sarah Ann Scott (nee Scott) of Ballygrooby, Moneymore. He was born at Drumenagh Hill, near Ballyronan, where the family had a farm. The family moved to Ballygrooby, near Moneymore in 1909. William and Sarah eventually had a family of nine children, Rachel, Harry, Jack, Ruth, Sarah, James, William-George, Alfred and May.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Brighton City (Bear Rd) Cemetery
  Brighton, East Sussex
Grave Ref: ZHN 4
CWGC Casualty 659336
The cemetery is on the Lewes road. It was opened in 1857, and now covers 44 acres. It climbs the hill Eastward, crossing a public road. A War Cross stands in the cemetery.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Moneymore War Memorial Moneymore
Local Institute / Local Book Details

No Name Page
1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 226
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Scott family 1901 census lists William George as age 4 at house 15 in Drumenagh, Ballyronan
2 1911 Census lists Scott family 1911 census lists William George as age 14 at house 4 in Ballygraby, Moneymore,
3 John Sufferin Scott Cousin of William George Scott
4 Soldiers Died in the Great War Details of Gunner William George Scott
Cookstown District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2010-2018