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21205   Private William Sloan
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 03/06/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 6th Innishkilling Dragoons (British Army)
Died: 06/11/1914 (Killed in Action)
Age: 27
Summary      
William Sloan was the son of Robert and Mary Sloan. William Sloan was born about 1887. Private William Sloan (21205) was serving with the 6th Dragoons (Inniskilling) when he died on 6th November 1914, age 27. The CWGC records William as the son of Robert Sloan, of Donaghmore, Co. Tyrone, and the late Mary Sloan.
Further Information
William Sloan was the son of Robert and Mary Sloan. William Sloan was born about 1887.
Medal card
Private William Sloan (21205) was serving with the 6th Dragoons (Inniskilling) when he died on 6th November 1914, age 27.
The CWGC records William as the son of Robert Sloan, of Donaghmore, Co. Tyrone, and the late Mary Sloan.
William's brother also died in the war. Staff Sergeant Major Robert Sloan was killed in action at Gallipoli on 21st August 1915, aged 32.
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Relevant Dungannon Area Locations
No Location Region Location Notes Longtitude Latitude
1 Donaghmore Donaghmore CWGC lists father at Donaghmore 54.53189 -6.814713
References and Links
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1 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
2 Staff Sergeant Major Robert Sloan Brother of William Sloan, also died in the war
Dungannon District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2015-2020