Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch  
18065   Private Joseph Morgan (Hall)
Save as PDF
Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 1st Battalion, Royal Dublin Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 08/08/1915 (Killed in Action)
He enlisted in Dublin with the 1st Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers. The Battalion were sent to Gallipoli early in 1915. Joseph was killed in action at the Southern Barricade near Gully Ravine on 8th August 1915. The Battalion lost ten men on that day. Joseph Morgan was buried in plot 3, row A, grave 2 at Pink Farm Cemetery at Helles, Turkey.
Read more on Private Joseph Morgan (Hall)
Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Pink Farm Cemetery
  Cape Helles, Gallipoli
Grave Ref: Grave 3-A-2
CWGC Casualty 601553
Follow the road to Helles opposite the Kabatepe Museum. At 14.2km's take a right turn at the 'T' junction and at 14.3km's take the left fork. After a total of 18.2km's, Pink Farm Cemetery will be found down a short track on your left. Pink Farm was a building about 1800 metres south-west of the Redoubt, on the road from Sedd el-Bahr to Geoghegan's Bluff.
Local Institute / Local Book Details

No Name Page
1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 72
References and Links
No Link Reference Map Doc
1 National Archives of Ireland Last Will and Testament of Joseph Morgan