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13009152   Lance Corporal George Stirrup
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: Pioneer Corps (British Army)
Date Of Birth: 21/11/1892
Died: 13/06/1943 (Prisoner of War)
Age: 50
Lance Corporal George Stirrup was born on 21st November 1892 in Enniskillen and later moved to Cookstown where he married his wife Annie. He was the son of James & Catherine Stirrup, Cookstown, Co. Tyrone. He had previously seen action while serving with the Royal Dublin Fusiliers between the 22nd February 1909 and 7th August 1920 seeing service throughout the First World War…
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Berlin War Cemetery
  Charlottenburg, Berlin
Grave Ref: Grave 11-D-10
CWGC Casualty 2761101
From the A2 HANNOVER to BERLIN motorway follow the A10 BERLINER RING direction PRENZLAU / HAMBURG. Continue for approx 27kms and take exit 26 (Ausfahrt 26) B5 BERLIN / SPANDAU. Continue for approx 17kms following the signs for CHARLOTTENBURG along the HAMBURGER CHAUSSEE, which then becomes the HEERSTRASSE. The cemetery can be found by turning right onto the parallel HEERSTRASSE road (CWGC sign) and continue for 300m.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Cookstown Cenotaph World War II - North Panel Cookstown
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Stirrup Family Lists George as age 10, living with the family at house 17.2 in Head Street, Enniskillen
2 1911 Census lists Stirrup brothers Does not list George as living with brothers at house 6.2 in Abbey Street, Enniskillen
Cookstown District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2010-2019