Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch  
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30/12/2015 George Hoey is also commemorated on Banbridge War Memorial.
30/12/2015 The CWGC also record that Rifleman George Hoey was the husband of Anne Eliza Hoey, of Seapatrick, Banbridge, Co. Down.
30/12/2015 The CWGC record Rifleman Hoey as the son of James and Rachel Hayes Hoey, of Gilford, Co. Down.
30/12/2015 Rifleman George Hoey was killed in action in France & Flanders on 23 October 1916 whilst serving with the 1st Battalion of the Royal Irish Rifles. He was 40 years old.
30/12/2015 George Hoey enlisted in Downpatrick, Co. Down. He was residing in Banbridge, Co. Down at the time.
30/12/2015 George Hoey was the son of James and Rachel Hayes Hoey. George was born in Moy, County Tyrone about 1876.
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