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27819   Private Patrick Woods
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 01/07/1916 (Killed in Action)
Age: 19
Summary      
Patrick Woods was the eldest son of Patrick and Jane Woods. Patrick Woods was born in Caledon, County Tyrone about 1897. The family lived at Main Street, Caledon. His father was a publican. Patrick Woods enlisted in Caledon. Private Patrick Woods was serving with the 1st Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action on the first day of the Battle of the Somme in the 1st July 1916. Patrick was 19 years old. The CWGC records Patrick as the son of Patrick and Jane Woods, who by then, lived at 340 Scotland Street, Glasgow.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  Thiepval, Somme
Grave Ref: Face 4D-5B
CWGC Casualty 1555673
Summary      
The Thiepval Memorial will be found on the D73, next to the village of Thiepval, off the main Bapaume to Albert road (D929). Each year a major ceremony is held at the memorial on 1 July.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Dungannon War Memorial - Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers - WWI - Panel 2 Dungannon
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Woods family Does not list Patrick as living with the family at house 39 in Main Street, Caledon, Tyrone
2 1910 Ulster Towns Directory Woods, Patrick, publican
3 1911 Census lists Woods family Lists Patrick as age 14 living with the family at house 36 in Main Street, Caledon, Tyrone
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