11th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth:
16/08/1917 (Killed in Action)
Thomas James Hagan was the son of John and Margaret Hagan. Thomas was born in Drummond, Moy, County Tyrone in 1898. The family were farmers. Thomas James Hagan enlisted in Londonderry. Private Thomas Hagan was serving with the 11th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action in France & Flanders on the Thursday 16th August 1917. He was just 18 years old. Private Thomas James Hagan has no known grave is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial in Belgium.
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.