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21986   Private Hugh Caulfield
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 09/01/2022
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 1st Battalion, Royal Dublin Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth: 09/02/1883
Died: 22/12/1915 (Died of Wounds)
Age: 32
Hugh Caulfield was the son of John and Bridget Caulfield. Hugh was born in Brookeborough, County Fermanagh on 9th February 1883. The family lived in Cross, County Fermanagh. Hugh Caulfield enlisted in Fivemiletown, County Tyrone. Hugh Caulfield served with the Connaught Rangers, Service Number 2664. Private Hugh Caulfield was serving with the 1st Battalion of the Royal Dublin Fusiliers when he was wounded at Gallipoli. Private Caulfield died of his wounds on 22nd December 1915.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Lancashire Landing Cemetery
  Cape Helles, Gallipoli
Grave Ref: Grave J-23
CWGC Casualty 599660
Follow the road to Helles opposite the Kabatepe Museum. At 14.2kms take a right turn at the 'T' junction and at 14.3 kms. take the left fork. After a total of 21.6 kms. you will find the cemetery on your right.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Fivemiletown War Memorial WW1 - Panel 1 Fivemiletown
Local Institute / Local Book Details

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1 Fivemiletown War Dead Book 20
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Caulfield family Lists Hugh as age 13 living with the family at house 8 in Ramult, Cross, Fermanagh
2 1911 Census lists Caulfield family Lists Hugh as age 27 living with the family at house 7 in Dooederny, Cross, Fermanagh
3 Facebook - Gallipoli 1915 Pension record for Hugh Caulfield
4 Ireland Memorial Record Lists Hugh Caulfield from Brookboro
5 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
6 War Graves Photographic Project Photo of Private Hugh Caulfield's grave can be purchased here
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