Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch
Coagh - Those That Served
5932   Sergeant George S McKeown
Dated added: 01/06/2017
Last updated: 15/04/2019
Personal Details
Leinster Regiment (British Army)
 (Survived The War)
The History of Coagh booklet lists Sergeant George McKeown as having served with the Leinster Regiment in the war. The Roll of Honour of Tamlaght National School which appeared in the Mid Ulster Mail on 10th June 1916, records that George S McKeown was a Corporal in the South Irish Horse. Robert and Eliza McKeown (the Nellie McKeown family) did have a son called George. It is not known if this is him.
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Local Memorial Details
No Memorial Name Townland
1 Coagh Orange Hall - WW1 Panel 2 (Served) Coagh
2 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 National Archives UK Medal card can be purchased here
Coagh & District in WW1