Photo – Poppies near the Somme
Representing their comrades who died on this day
+BAILEY, Samuel McCutcheon
RN. ERA II. M11615. HMTB No. 10. Died 10/06/1915. Aged 22. Enrolled 19/01/1915 for hostilities. In Pembroke II, Undaunted and Acteon (TB10). Born Lurgan 02/07/1897. Son of William and Minnie Bailey, Mourneview St., Portadown; husband to Martha Bailey, Montague St., Portadown. Chatham Naval Memorial, Panel 10. St Mark’s Church, Portadown. Portadown WM. ADM 188/1041/11615
3rd Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Private. 3957. Died at home 10/06/1915. Son of John McClintock, 34, Nailor’s Row, Londonderry. Diamond WM.
+KIRKPATRICK, William John
107th Coy. Machine Gun Corps. Private.19558. Died 10/06/1916. Aged 26. Enlisted, Belfast. Born, Spoutfields, Coleraine. Son of William and Margaret Jane Kirkpatrick. Husband to Elizabeth, Larne. Authuille Cemetery
RAFVR. Aircraftman 1st Class.1500291. Died 10/06/1942. Aged 19. Son of Mary Adams and stepson of Thomas McIntyre, of Mosside, Co. Antrim. Truro (Terrace Hill) Cemetery, Nova Scotia, Canada
+CLARKE, Patrick Joseph
Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) and No. 4 Commando. Fusilier. 6482285. Died 10/06/1944. Aged 31. Son of Daniel and Mary Clarke, of Newry, Co. Down, Northern Ireland; husband to Irene Margaret Clarke, of Newry. Ranville War Cemetery, Calvados, France
+HENRY, Andrew Alexander
RAFVR. Flying Officer (Air Bomber).131970. Died 10/05/1944. Aged 22. 50 Sqdn. Son of Robert James Henry and of Elizabeth Ewing Henry (nee Tennant), of Cookstown, Co. Tyrone. Forest-Our-Marque Communal Cemetery, Nord, France
+McCRACKEN, William Edward
A.I.F. 4 A/Tk. Regt. Royal Australian Artillery. Gunner. VX37108. Died 10/06/1945. Aged 35. Died of an illness whilst a PoW of the Japanese. Son of Mr. and Mrs. R. McCracken, Finaghy, Co. Antrim. Labuan Memorial, Malaysia.