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47464   Rifleman William Hunter
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Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 1st Battalion, Royal Irish Rifles (British Army)
Date Of Birth: 11/07/1894
Died: 24/10/1917 (Killed in Action)
Age: 23
Summary      
COOKSTOWN WAR DEAD
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Prowse Point Military Cemetery
  Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, 2
Grave Ref: Grave III-D-2
CWGC Casualty 445499
Summary      
Prowse Point Military Cemetery is located 11.5 Kms south of Ieper town centre, on a road leading from the Rijselseweg N365, which connects Ieper to Wijtschate, Mesen, Ploegsteert and on to Armentieres. From Ieper town centre the Rijselsestraat runs from the market square, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and directly over the crossroads with the Ieper ring road. The road name then changes to the Rijselseweg. 2 Kms after Mesen lies the left hand turning onto Rue St.Yvon. The cemetery is located 600 metres along this road on the right hand side.
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1 Cookstown War Dead Full details on Cookstown War Dead
Magherafelt District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2014-2018