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27412   Private William David Hall
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 29/05/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 9th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 16/08/1917 (Killed in Action)
Age: 19
William David Hall was born in Castlecaulfield about 1898. He was the eldest son of Thomas and Mary Jane Hall, of Reaskcor, Castlecaulfield, Co. Tyrone. Williamís father was a blacksmith. William was a member of Castlecaulfield U.V.F. He enlisted in Dungannon. Private Hall went to the front around August 1917. He was attached to the Lewis Machine Gun section of the 9th Inniskilling Fusiliers. Private William David Hall was serving with the 9th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action on 16th August 1917, aged 19.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen
Grave Ref: Grave VII-E-7
CWGC Casualty 463021
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 Castlecaulfield Church Of Ireland - WWI Roll of Honour Castlecaulfield
2 Dungannon War Memorial - Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers - WWI - Panel 1 Dungannon
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Hall family Lists William as age 3 at house 5 in Reaskcor, Castlecaulfield, Tyrone
2 1911 Census lists Hall family Lists William as age 13 at house 4 in Reaskcor, Castlecaulfield, Tyrone
3 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
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