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3543   Private Patrick Taylor
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Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 2nd Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 16/05/1915 (Killed in Action)
Age: 27
Patrick Taylor was a son of Mrs. Sarah Taylor of Moneymore, County Londonderry. His father had died before the outbreak of the First World War. Patrick enlisted in Cookstown at the same time as James Owens and both men joined the 2nd Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. They went out to France together in the same draft. Patrick was killed in action at the Battle of Festubert on Sunday 16th May 1915.
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Relevant Cookstown Area Locations
No Location Region Location Notes Longtitude Latitude
1 Killybaskey, Lisson Upper Lissan Census listing in Killybaskey, Lissan Upper 54.681990 -6.737959
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1 1901 Census lists Sarah & Patrick 1901 census lists Patrick as 15 years old at house 22 in Killybaskey Lisson Upper
2 1911 Census lists Sarah, Patrick & Minnie 1911 census lists Patrick as 23 years old at house 4 in Killybasky Lisson Upper
3 James Owens Enlisted in Cookstown at the same time
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