Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch  
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10/08/2020 Sgt. William James Marks MARKS – Previously reported missing, now killed in action on operational duty over enemy territory on 1st July 1940, Sergeant Flight Engineer W S Marks, Royal Air Force, eldest son of Mr W Marks, U.S.A., and Mrs Marks, the Lodge, Dungannon. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing uncle and aunt, Mr and Mrs W S McKnight, Ballydawley, Coagh. Also their son Billy McKnight, Royal Air Force. ‘He died that we might live.’
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10/08/2020 Sgt. William James Marks From the Mid Ulster Mail dated 10th February 1945:
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04/08/2020 Pte. Joseph Taggart Private Joseph Taggart is commemorated locally on the World War One Roll of Honour in Brantry Church of Ireland in County Tyrone.
04/08/2020 Pte. Joseph Taggart Private Joseph Taggart is buried at Ham British Cemetery in Muille-Villette in the Somme region of France.
04/08/2020 Pte. Joseph Taggart The date and location of his death suggests he died as the result of the German Spring Offensive, which started on 21st March 1918.
04/08/2020 Pte. Joseph Taggart Private Joseph Taggart was serving with the 9th Battion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he died on Friday 29th March 1918.
04/08/2020 Pte. Joseph Taggart The 1911 census lists Joseph as age 11, living with the family at house 7 in Mulnahorn. County Tyrone. Joseph was still at school.
04/08/2020 Pte. Joseph Taggart The 1901 census lists Joseph as a baby living with the family at house 18 in Mulnahorn, Aughnacloy, County Tyrone. His father was a farmer.
04/08/2020 Pte. Joseph Taggart Known family: John Taggart, Mary Jane Taggart, William Taggart (born 24th October 1886), Isabella Taggart (born about 1889), Irwin Taggart (born 19th June 1890), Rachel Mary Taggart (born 30th August 1896), Robert John Taggart (born 6th April 1898), Joseph Taggart (born 23rd May 1900), Frederick Taggart (born 30th October 1904), George Taggart (born 3rd May 1906).
04/08/2020 Pte. Joseph Taggart Joseph Taggart was born on 23rd May 1900. He was one of eight children, all born in the Aughnacloy area. His military record states he was born in Kilmore, which is in th Aughnacloy area.
04/08/2020 Pte. Joseph Taggart Joseph Taggart was the son of John and Mary Taggart. Jiohn Taggart and Mary Magee were married on 3rd December 1885 in the district of Dungannon.
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