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13643   Lance Sergeant David Samuel Massey
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 18/08/2021
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 4th Battalion, Kings Liverpool Regiment (British Army)
Date Of Birth: 22/02/1891
Died: 26/09/1917 (Killed in Action)
Age: 26
Summary      
David Samuel Mossey was the eldest son of David and Eliza Mossey. He was born in Augher, on 22nd February 1891.Davidís father was a farm labourer. David became the husband of Nora Massey of Liverpool. He enlisted in Liverpool. Lance Sergeant Samuel David Massey was serving with the 4th Battalion of the King's (Liverpool Regiment) when he was killed in action on 26th September 1917.
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Cemetery Details
Grave
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, 
Grave Ref: Panel 31-34 + 162-162A + 163A.
CWGC Casualty 1634751
Summary      
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 Clogher War Memorial - WWI - East Face - Panel 2a Clogher
References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Mossey family Lists David S as age 5 living with the family at house 12 in Main Street, Augher
2 1911 Census lists Mossey family Does not list David Samuel as living with the family at house 54 in Main Street, Augher
3 Brother - Thomas Mossey Brother of Davild Samuel Massey
4 FindAGrave.com Photo of David Samuel Massey's inscription
5 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
Dungannon District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2015-2021