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8752   Private Daniel Donnelly
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 1st Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 14/11/1914 (Killed in Action)
Age: 27
Summary      
Daniel Donnelly was the son of William and Jane Donnelly, of 12 Getty Street Belfast. He was born at Dungannon about 1887. The 1901 census lists 14 year old Daniel living with his family at house 54 in Alexander Street West, Smithfield, Belfast. His father was a Yarn Spinner Mill Worker. Private Daniel Donnelly was formerly with the East Lancs Regt. Private Daniel Donnelly was with the 1st Battalion of the Royal Irish Fusiliers when he died on 14th November 1914.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Houplines Communal Cemetery Ext
  Armentieres, Nord
Grave Ref: Grave II-D-24
CWGC Casualty 280911
Summary      
The village of Houplines is 2 kilometres east of the centre of Armentieres on the D945. The Communal Cemetery Extension is located on this road to the north-west side of the Communal Cemetery.
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1 1901 Census lists Donnelly family Lists Daniel as age 14 at house 54 in Alexander Street West, Smithfield, Antrim
2 1911 Census lists Donnelly family Lists Daniel as age 26 living with the family at house 12 in Getty Street, Falls, Antrim
3 National Archives of Ireland Last Will and Testament of Daniel Donnelly