Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch
Coagh - Those That Served
7551   Private Lewis Coyle
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Dated added: 31/05/2017
Last updated: 01/03/2019
Personal Details
Regiment/Service:
2nd Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers (British Army)
Date Of Birth:
05/05/1881
Died:
 (Survived The War)
Age:
Summary
Lewis Coyle was the son of Lewis and Lucy Coyle. He was born on 5th May 1881. He was one of, what is believed to have been, eight children, five surviving. All the children were born in the Coagh - Ardboe area. They were a family of fishermen. They lived on the edge of Coagh village before moving to Cluntoe on the lough shore. Private Lewis Coyle served with the 2nd Kings Own Scottish Borderers in the war. He was 37 years old when the war ended.
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1 1901 Census lists Coyle family Lists Lewis as age 19, living with the family at house 12 in Sessia, Munterevlin, Tyrone
2 1911 Census lists Coyle family Lists Louis as age 35, living with the family at house 11 in Cluntoe (Richardson), Munterevlin, Tyrone
3 National Archives UK Medal card can be purchased here
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