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7678   Private James Devlin
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 2nd Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) (British Army)
Died: 30/03/1915 (Killed in Action)
Age: 18
James Devlin was born in Moneymore, and was the son of Henry and Mary Devlin. The family moved to work in Scotland and lived at 15 Union Place, Anderston, Glasgow. James enlisted in Glasgow, joining the 2nd Battalion Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). He was killed in action on 30th March 1915.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Bois-Grenier Communal Cemetery
  Bois Grenier, Nord
Grave Ref: Grave 1-2
CWGC Casualty 573622
Bois-Grenier is a village in the department of the Nord, 3.5 kilometres south of Armentieres. The Communal Cemetery is at the southern end of the village. From the church take the D22 towards Fromelles/La Bassee.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Moneymore War Memorial Moneymore
Local Institute / Local Book Details

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1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 39