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30/12/2015
30/12/2015 The CWGC records Thomas McCluskey as the son of Thomas and Catherine McCluskey, of Tullyvar, Ballygawley, Co. Tyrone.
30/12/2015 Private Thomas McCluskey was serving with the 6th Battalion of the Connaught Rangers when he was killed in action in France on 3 February 1916. He was 25 years old.
30/12/2015 Thomas McCluskey enlisted in Omagh.
30/12/2015 Family : Thomas McCluskey, Catherine McCluskey, James McCluskey (born about 1890), Thomas McCluskey (born about 1892), Margaret McCluskey (born about 1895), John McCluskey (born about 1897), Mary McCluskey (born about 1900), Catherine McCluskey (born about 1903).
30/12/2015 By the time of the 1911 census, Thomas was 19. He was working as a spinner, working in a mill. His father still worked on the railways. The family now lived in house 1 in Tullyvar, County Tyrone.
30/12/2015 The 1901 census records Thomas as 9 years old. The family were living in Curlagh, Caledon, County Tyrone. His father was a railway labourer. His elder brother James, who was 11, had already left school and was an agricultural labourer. Thomas was still at school.
30/12/2015 Thomas McCluskey was the son of Thomas and Catherine McCluskey. Thomas was born about 1892 in County Tyrone.
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