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PO/15996   Lance Corporal Andrew Lagan
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 07/03/2021
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: HMS Victory, Royal Marine Light Infantry Unit (British Navy)
Date Of Birth: 07/04/1894
Died: 16/11/1914 (Killed in Action)
Age: 20
Lance Corporal Andrew Lagan was born about 1894 in Kildress, Cookstown. Lance Corporal Andrew Lagan was serving at HMS Victory, a Royal Navy Barracks/Base in Portsmouth when he died on Monday 16 November 1914. He was 20 years old. He is buried in Southampton Old Cemetery in Hampshire England. The CWGC record Lance Corporal Andrew Lagan as the son of William and Annie Lagan of 43 Wood Street, Grangetown, Yorkshire.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Southampton Old Cemetery
  Southampton, Hampshire, 9
Grave Ref: 187 E. 126
CWGC Casualty 362854
This cemetery, on the Common, belongs to the Corporation. It was made in 1846 under Act of Parliament, and it now covers 27 acres.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Cookstown Cenotaph WWI - East Panel 2018 Cookstown
References and Links
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1 Facebook - Our own group Photo of Lance Corporal Andrew Lagan's grave
2 Naval History - November 1914 Lists Lance Corporal Andrew Lagan
3 War Graves Photographic Project Gravestone photo of Andrew Lagan can be purchased here.
Cookstown District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2010-2023