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29851   Private Patrick McCann
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 01/05/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 7th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 21/03/1918 (Killed in Action)
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Summary      
Patrick McCann was born at Ardtrea, Stewartstown and at the outbreak of the First War his family were living in Moneymore. He enlisted at Omagh, with the 8th Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. He was killed in action during the German Spring Offensive on the 21st March 1918. He has no known grave and he is commemorated on panel 38-40 on Pozieres Memorial, France.
Further Information
Patrick McCann was born at Ardtrea, County Derry.
Patrick enlisted at Omagh. He was living in Moneymore at the time.
Medal card
Private Patrick McCann was serving with the 8th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action during the German Spring Offensive on the 21st March 1918.
Private Patrick McCann has no known grave and he is commemorated on panel 38-40 on Pozieres Memorial in France.
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Relevant Cookstown Area Locations
No Location Region Location Notes Longtitude Latitude
1 Ardtrea Cookstown East Born in Ardtrea area 54.628108 -6.677411
References and Links
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1 National Archives UK Medal card can be purchased here
Cookstown District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2010-2020