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18174   Private Bernard Laverty
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 2nd Battalion, Leinster Regiment (British Army)
Date Of Birth: 16/09/1899
Died: 04/09/1918 (Killed in Action)
Age: 18
Summary      
Bernard Laverty was the son of Charles and Catherine Laverty. Bernard was born in September 1899 in Clonoe, Coalisland, County Tyrone. Private Laverty served with the Connaught Rangers. Private Bernard Laverty was serving with the 2nd Battalion of the Leinster Regiment when he was killed in France on the 4th September. He was killed just 12 days before is 19th birthday.
Further Information
Bernard Laverty was the son of Charles and Catherine Laverty. Bernard was born on 16th September 1899 in Clonoe, Coalisland, County Tyrone.
The 1901 census records Bernard Laverty as age 1 living at house 13 in Annaghnaboe, Meenagh, Tyrone. His father is a farmer. He had a younger brother called Arthur.
Private Laverty served with the Connaught Rangers.
Private Bernard Laverty was serving with the 2nd Battalion of the Leinster Regiment when he was killed in France on the 4th September. He was killed just 12 days before is 19th birthday.
The CWGC record Private Laverty as the son of Charles and Catherine Laverty, of Annaghaboe, Coalisland, Co. Tyrone.
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Relevant Dungannon Area Locations
No Location Region Location Notes Longtitude Latitude
1 Annaghnaboe, Meenagh Washing Bay Census listing in Annaghnaboe, Meenagh 54.52138 -6.644354
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1 1901 Census lists Bernard Laverty Lists Bernard as age 1 living at house 13 in Annaghnaboe, Meenagh, Tyrone
2 Find A Grave No grave photo, but details from a relative.
3 Ireland Memorial Record Lists Bernard Laverty, born Clonoe, erroneously County Tipperary
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