Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch  
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26/03/2018 Last Will and Testament of Private John McKenna:
26/03/2018 The Glasgow Evening Times Roll of Honour 1914-15 does not list John McKenna. The Glasgow Roll of Honour book does not list John McKenna.
26/03/2018 Private John McKenna has no known grave and is commemorated on panel 4D-5B on Thiepval Memorial, France.
26/03/2018 In his Will, he left all to his mother, Catherine, who was living in Upper Killeenan, Kildress, Cookstown.
26/03/2018 Private John McKenna was serving with the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action on Tuesday 23rd November 1915.
26/03/2018 On 16th November 1915 the 2nd Battalion Royal Inniskillings were posted to 14th Infantry Brigade, 5th Division, and held the position at Suzanne, on the Somme.
26/03/2018 John McKenna was working in Govan, Scotland when he enlisted in the army at the outbreak of war.
26/03/2018 John was born in Kildress, Cookstown, County Tyrone.
26/03/2018 John McKenna was the son of Mrs Catherine McKenna.
30/12/2015 In the event of my death I give the whole of my property and effects to Mrs. Catherine McKenna, Mother, Upper Killeenan, Cookstown, Co Tyrone. 6th Company, 3rd Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers . 11th September 1916. Sign by two witnesses at Eglington Barracks. Londonderry.
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