Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch  
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07/03/2018 The CWGC record Corporal William McCann as the son of the late John McCann, of 42 Greenville Road, Bloomfield, Belfast.
07/03/2018 Lance Corporal W McCann has no known grave and is commemorated on Le Touret Memorial in France.
07/03/2018 Lance Corporal William McCann was serving with A Company in the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Irish Rifles when he was killed in action in France on Sunday 25th October 1914.
07/03/2018 William enlisted in Newry, joining the 2nd Royal Irish Rifles and arrived at Rouen, France on 14th August 1914.
07/03/2018 William McCann was the son of John McCann. He was born in Stewartstown about 1889.
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