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27412   Private William David Hall
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 28/04/2021
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 9th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth: 26/03/1898
Died: 16/08/1917 (Killed in Action)
Age: 19
William David Hall was the oldest son of Thomas and Mary Jane Hall. He was born in Castlecaulfield on 26th March 1898. He was the oldest of seven children, all born in the Dungannon area. The family lived at Reaskcor. Williamís father was a blacksmith. Private Hall went to the front around August 1917. He was attached to the Lewis Machine Gun section of the 9th Inniskilling Fusiliers. Private William David Hall was serving with the 9th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action on 16th August 1917.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Cemetery
  Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, 2
Grave Ref: Grave VII-E-7
CWGC Casualty 463021
Tyne Cot Cemetery is located 9 Kms north-east of Ieper town centre, on the Tynecotstraat, a road leading from the Zonnebeekseweg (N332)
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Castlecaulfield Church Of Ireland - WWI Roll of Honour Castlecaulfield
2 Dungannon War Memorial - Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers - WWI - Panel 1 Dungannon
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Hall family Lists William as age 3 at house 5 in Reaskcor, Castlecaulfield, Tyrone
2 1910 Ulster Towns Directory - Castlecaulfield Hall, Thomas - blacksmith
3 1911 Census lists Hall family Lists William as age 13 at house 4 in Reaskcor, Castlecaulfield, Tyrone
4 Photo of Private William David Hall's grave
5 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
6 War Graves Photographic Project Photo of Private William David Hall's grave can be purchased here
Dungannon District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2015-2023