Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch  
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08/02/2017 Known family: Robert Potter, Margaret E Potter, Robert J Potter (born about 1884?), James Alexander Potter (born about 1892)
08/02/2017 The CWGC record Private James Alexander Potter as the son of Robert and Maggie E Potter of 81, Snugville Street, Belfast.
08/02/2017 Private James Potter is buried in the A.I.F. Burial Ground, two kilometres north of the village of Flers in the Department of the Somme.
08/02/2017 Private James Alexander Potter was serving with in C Company in the 11th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action on the first day of the Battle of the Somme on Saturday 1st July 1916.
08/02/2017 James Potter enlisted in Belfast.
08/02/2017 The 1901 census lists James as age 9, living with the family at house 26 in Albion Street, St George's Ward, Belfast. His father was a carpenter.
08/02/2017 James Alexander Potter was the son of Robert and Margaret E Potter. James was born in Caledon, Tyrone about 1889.
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