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3022   Private Joseph Bayne
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 01/05/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 01/10/1915 (Died of Wounds)
Age: 30
Joseph Bayne resided in Orritor Street, Cookstown with his wife Catherine (nee Rooney) prior to active service with the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. He had previously been employed at Gunning’s factory. He went with his Battalion to Gallipoli where he was seriously wounded and was sent back to England for hospital treatment. His condition gradually deteriorated and he died from his wounds on Friday 1st October 1915.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Derryloran Chapel Hill RC Graveyard
  Cookstown, Co Tyrone, 6
Grave Ref:
CWGC Casualty 661739
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 WWI - East Panel 1927 Cookstown
2 Cookstown Cenotaph WWI - East Panel 2018 Cookstown
3 Gunnings Factory Memorial Cookstown
Local Institute / Local Book Details

No Name Page
1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 92
References and Links
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1 1911 Census lists Joseph as single 1911 census lists Joseph as age 26, a mill worker, at house 114 in Church Street
2 Forum discussion More information on Joseph Bayne
3 National Archives UK Medal card of Joseph 'Bane' can be purchased here
4 Private Thomas Devlin In Alexandria hospital with Private Joseph Bayne
5 War Graves Photographic Project Gravestone photo of Joseph Bayne can be purchased here.
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