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61372   Gunner Patrick Hamill
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 29/05/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 2nd Battalion, Royal Field Artillery (British Army)
Date Of Birth: 30/11/1885
Died: 26/03/1915 (Home)
Age: 28
Patrick Hamill was the eldest son of George and Rose Hamill of Roan, Eglish. Patrick was born about 1887 in County Tyrone. George Hamill was a blacksmith. Gunner Patrick Hamill was serving with the 2nd Battery, 13th Brigade of the Royal Field Artillery when he died on 26 March 1915. He was 28 years old.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Liverpool Kirkdale Cemetery
  Liverpool, Lancashire
Grave Ref: ScrWall II-RC-63
CWGC Casualty 370638
Liverpool (Kirkdale) Cemetery les north of Liverpool, England near Aintree racecourse. About half of the graves from WW1 are scattered throughout the cemetery and the rest are contained in two war graves plots, where the names of the dead are recorded on Screen Wall panels.
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Hamill Family Lists Patrick as age 14 living with the family at house 11 in Roan, Benburb, Tyrone
2 1911 Census lists Hamill Family Does not list Patrick as living with the family at house 14 in Roan, Benburb, Tyrone
3 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
4 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
5 War Graves Photographic Project Photo of Patrick Hamill's inscription can be purchased here.
6 WW1 - Eglish Roll of Honour Information about Patrick Hamill
Dungannon District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2015-2021