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27687   Corporal William (Billy) Mayne
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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: 21/03/1918 (Killed in Action)
William Mayne was born at Anaghananam, Sandholes, Cookstown. He joined the ranks along with his friends, Isaac Black, Sandy Little, Robert Hogshaw and John Kerr from the village of Sandholes. William (Billy) Mayne was killed in action on the first day of the German Spring Offensive,
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Savy British Cemetery
  St Quentin, Aisne
Grave Ref: Memorial 34
CWGC Casualty 572880
Savy is a village 6.5 kilometres west of St Quentin. Savy British Cemetery is on the south-western outskirts of the village, on the west side of the road to Roupy.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Cookstown Cenotaph World War I - Panel 2 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 252
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Mayne family 1901 census lists William as age 5 at house 3 in Annaghananam, Tullaghoge
2 1911 Census lists Mayne family 1911 census lists William as age 15 at house 2 in Annaghananam, Tullaghoge
3 Alexander (Sandy) Little Friend from the Sandholes
4 Isaac Black Friend from the Sandholes
5 Robert Hogshaw Friend from the Sandholes
Cookstown District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2010-2018