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534010   Private William Henry
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: Royal Irish Rifles (British Army)
Died: 09/09/1918 (Died of Illness)
Age: 39
William Henry was the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Henry of Cookstown. He was born in Cookstown but had gone to live and work in Blantyre, Scotland. He enlisted in Hamilton, joining the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers with the number 13240. He later transferred to the Labour Corps. Prior to the outbreak of war he lived with his wife, Annie, at 5 Kirkgate, Saltcoats, Ayrshire. William died from Malaria having served for over three years in Salonika.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Bralo British Cemetery
  Bralo, Patra
Grave Ref: Grave 9
CWGC Casualty 342244
Bralos is a village sheltering under Mount Parnassos and near to Delphi. The cemetery is situated on the main road from Amfissa to Lamia and is between the villages of Gravia and Bralos. It is 3 kilometres from the Bralos railway station and some 185 kilometres from Athens.
Local Institute / Local Book Details

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1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 278
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1 Coagh Civic Births Possible information on William Henery (To Be Confirmed)