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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 21/05/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 23rd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers (Tyneside Scottish) (British Army)
Died: 01/07/1916 (Killed in Action)
Age: 40
Andrew Wylie was a son of George and Margaret Wylie of Mabuoy, Lissan, Cookstown. Andrew was born at Ryton, Northumberland and enlisted at Newcastle-on-Tyne. He was killed in action on 1st July 1916 and has no known grave.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  Thiepval, Somme
Grave Ref: Panel 10b-10c-10d
CWGC Casualty 1556289
The Thiepval Memorial will be found on the D73, next to the village of Thiepval, off the main Bapaume to Albert road (D929). Each year a major ceremony is held at the memorial on 1 July.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Cookstown Cenotaph WWI - West Panel 2018 Cookstown
Local Institute / Local Book Details

No Name Page
1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 150
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Wylie family 1901 census does not list Andrew as living with the family at house 3 in Mabuoy, Lisson Upper
2 1911 Census lists Wylie family 1911 census does not list Andrew as living with the family at house 16 in Mobuy, Lissan Upper
3 National Archives UK Medal card can be purchased here
4 Ryton and District War Memorials Project Includes address in Lemington and photo.
5 Soldiers Died in the Great War Details of Private Andrew Wylie
Cookstown District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2010-2021