Joseph Wylie Neil lived in Oldtown Street, Cookstown up until about 1914 and before leaving home for work in Scotland He joined the Royal Field Artillery in early 1916 and was sent to France in July of that same year. It was reported at the time of his death on 17th April 1918, that he had been killed by shellfire while having his tea.
Morebecque is a small village in the Department of the Nord, 3 kilometres south-west of Hazebrouck. Leave the church in Morebecque and head north on the D916 towards Hazebrouck. After approximately 1 kilometre there is a Plant Nursery on the left hand side. Take the small road which goes through the nursery and the cemetery will be found on the right hand side in amongst farm land.