Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch  
T/6985220   Driver Frank McGeown
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps (British Army)
Died: 17/03/1945 (Died on Active Sevice)
Age: 21
Driver Frank McGeown was the son of Bernard & Sarah McGeown (nee Murphy), Loy Street, Cookstown. Prior to active service he worked in Cookstown Pork Factory. He died on 17th March 1945, aged 21 as a result of a road accident. While acting as a dispatch rider his motorcycle collided with a lorry in England. His remains were returned home to Cookstown.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Derryloran Chapel Hill RC Graveyard
  Cookstown, Co Tyrone
Grave Ref:
CWGC Casualty 2835105
Derryloran (Chapel Hill) Graveyard lies on Westland Road South in Cookstown. There are three CWGC casualties in this graveyard, one from World War One and two from World War Two.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Cookstown Cenotaph World War II - North Panel Cookstown
References and Links
No Link Reference Map Doc
1 War Graves Photographic Project Gravestone photo of Frank McGeown can be purchased here.
Cookstown District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2010-2019