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17586   Private Ernest Clingling
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2016
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 9th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 20/08/1916 (Died of Wounds)
Age: 24
Summary      
Ernest Clinging was the son of Maggie Clinging. Ernest was born about 1892 in Fivemiletown, County Tyrone. Ernest Clinging enlisted in Fivemiletown. Private Ernest Clinging was serving with the 9th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was wounded in France. He died of his wounds on 20th August 1916.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Mont Huon Military Cemetery
  Le Treport, Seine-Maritime
Grave Ref: Grave I-G-6
CWGC Casualty 468751
Summary      
Le Treport is a small seaport 25 kilometres north-east of Dieppe. The Cemetery is 1.5 kilometres south of the town. Go towards the centre of Le Treport and then follow the Littoral/Dieppe sign. The Cemetery stands on the D940.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Fivemiletown War Memorial WW1 - Panel 1 Fivemiletown
2 St John's Church Fivemiletown - WWI Roll of Honour Fivemiletown
Local Institute / Local Book Details

No Name Page
1 Fivemiletown War Dead Book 40
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists 'Clingham' family Lists Ernest as age 7 living with the family at house 9 in Tattykeeran, Cross, Fermanagh
2 1911 Census lists Ernest 'Clingan' Lists Ernest as age 18 living at house 1 in Tullykenneye, Corralongford, Fermanagh
3 National Archives of Ireland Last Will and Testament of Ernest 'Clingling'