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9413   Private Albert Edward McCluskey
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 2nd Battalion, Manchester Regiment (British Army)
Died: 26/08/1914 (Died of Wounds)
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Summary      
Albert McCluskey was born in Stewartstown, County Tyrone. He was living and working in Winsford, Cheshire, when enlisted with the 2nd Battalion Manchester Regiment at Manchester. Albert McCluskey died of wounds received during the Battle of Mons.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Le Cateau Military Cemetery
  Le Cateau, Nord
Grave Ref: Grave 4-H-5
CWGC Casualty 594992
Summary      
Le Cateau is a small town approximately 27 kilometres east-south-east of Cambrai. From Cambrai, take the N43 to its junction with D932, approximately 22.5 kilometres from Cambrai centre. Turn left at the junction and the cemetery lies on the right side, 400 metres along this road.
Local Institute / Local Book Details

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1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 19
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1 Battle Of Mons The Mons battle signified the first engagement between British and German forces…
2 Manchester Corporation Tramways War Memorial Lists McCluskey, A
3 War Memorial, Manchester Corporation Tramways. Listed as "McCLUSKEY A".