June 27 – Roll of Honour


Authuile Military Cemetery, Somme, France where the graves of two from Newcastle NI named here may be found

Representing their comrades who fell on this day

+LAW, Victor Thomas
13th Bn. Royal Irish Rifles. Corporal. 18071. Died 27/06/1916. Aged 19. Son of Daniel Law, of Anchor Lodge, Newcastle, Co. Down. Authuile Military Cemetery, Somme, France

+SKILLEN, Sydney
13th Bn. Royal Irish Rifles. Rifleman. 3069. Died 27/06/1916. Authuile Military Cemetery, Somme, France. Newcastle C of I Parish WM

+QUAILE, William
RAFVR. Sergeant (Wireless Op./Air Gunner). 1119328. Died 27/06/1943. Aged 21. 104 Sqdn. Son of Robert and Mary Quaile, of Lurgan. Salerno War Cemetery

+ROBERTS William
Royal Artillery. Gunner 14594156, Royal Artillery. Died 27/06/1943. Aged 39. Husband to Maud Roberts, of Magheragall. Lisburn cemetery

Royal Artillery. Gunner. 821014. 66 Medium Regiment. Died on 27/06/1943. Aged 29. Son of James and Catherine Rosborough of Londonderry; Husband to Florence Rosborough of Waterside, Londonderry. Glendermot Church of Ireland Churchyard

+McWILLIAMS, William
Royal Artillery. Bombardier. 6979861. Died 27/06/1944. Aged 23. 119 Bty., 75 Anti-Tank Regt. Son of William James McWilliams and Ellen Jane McWilliams, of Derryharney, Co. Fermanagh. Bayeux War Cemetery, Calvados, France

RAMC. Corporal. 6977528. Died 27/06/1945. Aged 32. Son of Richard and Elixabeth Darragh, Rasharkin, Co. Antrim

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