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7908314   Trooper William John Turkington
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Dated added: 08/02/2016   Last updated: 08/02/2016
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 12th Royal Lancers, Royal Armoured Corps (British Army)
Died: 16/07/1943 (Unknown)
Age: 23
Summary      
Commemorated on family grave in Drumcoo Cemetery in Dungannon
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Tripoli War Cemetery
  Tripoli 
Grave Ref: Grave 6-J-7
CWGC Casualty 2169324
Summary      
The Cemetery is in the Mansura district of Tripoli, 2.5 kilometres west of the city centre. It is located off the westWar ern end of Sharia Jamahuriya, close to the major roundabout at Bab Gargaresh. Access to the War and Military Cemeteries is via the now disused Italian Municipal Christian Cemetery. From the main gate of the municipal cemetery follow the avenue for about 100 metres to the small piazza with a crucifixion scene sculpture and turn left (east). The stepped entrance to the War Cemetery can then be seen 100 metres ahead.
Dungannon District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2015-2018