Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch
Coagh - Those That Served
175715   Stoker George Jardine
Dated added: 31/05/2017
Last updated: 25/03/2019
Personal Details
HMS Tiger, Royal Navy (British Navy)
Date Of Birth:
 (Survived The War)
The History of Coagh booklet lists Stoker George Jardine as having served with the Royal Navy on board H.M.S. Tiger in the war. He joined the Royal Navy in 1893. Throughout his entire career in the Navy, he was known as George Jordan. Stoker George Jordan served on board many ships during his long career in the Navy. Stoker George Jordan served on board HMS Tiger during the war. When George returned home after the war, he worked as a cobbler.
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Local Memorial Details
No Memorial Name Townland
1 Tamlaght School 1916 (served) Coagh
Local Insitute / Local Book Details
No Name Page
1 Tamlaght National School
References and Links
No Link Reference Map Doc
1 1901 Census lists Mary Jardine Does not list George as living his wife at house 7 in Rooskey Lower, Springhill, Londonderry
2 1911 Census lists Jardine family Does not list George as living with the family at house 2 in Rusky Upper, Springhill, Londonderry
3 BOOK - Becoming Me by J E Jardine Details of George Jardine from his grandson's book
4 BOOK - Purchase the book 'Becoming Me: As I Think It Happened' by George E Jardine
5 Eddies Extracts Coagh - Presbyterian Church In Ireland - Roll of Honour
6 National Archives UK Naval Medal card can be purchased here
7 Wikipedia - HMS Tiger Details of HMS Tiger
Coagh & District in WW1