Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch  
ff
30745   Private William McCord
Save as PDF
Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 9th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 29/03/1918 (Killed in Action)
Age:
Summary      
William McCord was born at Desertlyn, Moneymore. He was the son of William and Lucinda McCord, Carmean, Moneymore. He enlisted in Cookstown and served with the 9th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. He was killed in action during the German Spring Offensive on 29th March 1918. He is commemorated on Moneymore War Memorial (Assembly Rooms)
Read more on Private William McCord
Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Grand-Seraucourt British Cemetery
  Aisne, Aisne
Grave Ref: Grave 1-C-2
CWGC Casualty 579979
Summary      
Seraucourt-le-Grand is a village about 8 kilometres south west of St Quentin on the east side of the River Somme. From the main road, D930 St Quentin-Ham, take the left turning in the direction of Seraucourt-le-Grand at a village called Roupy. The Cemetery is signposted from the D32 road on arriving in the village itself.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Moneymore War Memorial Moneymore
2 Cookstown Cenotaph World War I - Panel 2 Cookstown
3 Desertlyn Church Of Ireland Roll Of Honour WWI Moneymore
Local Institute / Local Book Details

No Name Page
1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 300
References and Links
No Link Reference Map Doc
1 1901 Census lists McCord family 1901 census lists William as age 2 at house 25 in Carmean, Brackaghslievegallion, Londonderry
2 1911 Census lists McCord family 1911 census lists William as age 12 at house 6 in Carmean, Brackaghslievegallion, Londonderry