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20676   Private James Moynagh
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 17/10/2021
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 7th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 16/08/1917 (Killed in Action)
Age: 20
James Moynagh was the son of John and Bridget Moynagh. John was born about 1897 in Fivemiletown, County Tyrone. The family lived in Annagh Demesne, Fivemiletown.Both he and his father were gardeners. Private James Moynagh was serving with D Company with the 7th/8th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action in France & Flanders on Thursday 16th August 1917. He was 20 years old.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, 
Grave Ref: Panel 70-72
CWGC Casualty 831670
The Tyne Cot Memorial to the Missing forms the north-eastern boundary of Tyne Cot Cemetery, which is located 9 kilometres north east of Ieper town centre, on the Tynecotstraat, a road leading from the Zonnebeekseweg (N332). The names of those from United Kingdom units are inscribed on Panels arranged by Regiment under their respective Ranks. The names of those from New Zealand units are inscribed on panels within the New Zealand Memorial Apse located at the centre of the Memorial.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Fivemiletown War Memorial WW1 - Panel 2 Fivemiletown
Local Institute / Local Book Details

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1 Fivemiletown War Dead Book 50
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Moynagh family Lists James as age 3 living with the family at house 6 in Annagh Demesne, Fivemiletown, Tyrone
2 1911 Census lists Moynagh family Lists James as age 13 living with the family at house 3 in Annagh Demesne, Fivemiletown, Tyrone
3 Photo of James Moynagh's inscription on Tyne Cot Memorial
4 National Archives of Ireland Last Will and Testament of James Moynagh
5 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
Dungannon District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2015-2023