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49759   Lance Corporal Andrew Joshua Clark
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: Royal Irish Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 13/02/1919 (Died of Illness)
Age: 21
Summary      
Andrew Joshua Clark was the son of William Clark and Eliza Jane Johnston. Andrew was born about 1898 in Tyrone. The family lived in Bockets, Aghnahoe, Ballygawley, Tyrone. His father was a farmer. Lance Corporal Andrew Joshua Clark was serving with the Royal Irish Fusiliers when he died on 13 February 1919. He was aged 21.The CWGC records he was stationed at “depot”. Andrew Joshua Clark was buried outside Dungannon in Upper Clonaneese Presbyterian Churchyard
Lance Corporal Andrew Joshua Clark
Further Information
Andrew Joshua Clark was the son of William Clark and Eliza Jane Johnston. Andrew was born about 1898 in Tyrone.
The 1901 census shows Andrew as 3 years old. His father William was a farmer who was born in Scotland. The family lived with Eliza Jane's mother and sister. They lived in Bockets, Aghnahoe, Tyrone.
The 1911 census records Andrew as 12 years old. He was at school. His father was a farmer. They still lived in Bockets, Aghnahoe, Ballygawley, County Tyrone.
Family: William Clark, Eliza Jane Clark (nee Johnston), Andrew J Clark (born about 1898), William A Clark (born about 1900), Alfred Clark (born about 1902), Herbert Clark (born about 1903), Maggie Clark (born about 1908), John Clark (born about 1909), Samuel Clark (born about 1910).
Lance Corporal Andrew Joshua Clark
Andrew Clark enlisted on 20th January 1919. Almost immediately, he contracted pneumonia.
Lance Corporal Andrew Joshua Clark was serving with the Royal Irish Fusiliers when he died of pneumonia on 13 February 1919. He was aged 21.
The CWGC records he was stationed at “depot”.
Andrew Joshua Clark was buried outside Dungannon in Upper Clonaneese Presbyterian Churchyard
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Relevant Dungannon Area Locations
No Location Region Location Notes Longtitude Latitude
1 Bockets, Aghnahoe Ballygawley Census listing in Bockets, Aghnahoe 54.496066 -6.965017
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1 1901 Census lists Clark Family Lists Andrew J as age 3, living with the family at house 15 in Bockets, Aghnahoe, Tyrone
2 1911 Census lists 'Clarke' Family Lists Andrew as age 12, living with the family at house 20 in Bockets, Aghnahoe, Tyrone
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