Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch
Coagh - Those That Served
   Gunner Robert Young
Dated added: 01/06/2017
Last updated: 04/05/2019
Personal Details
Royal Garrison Artillery (British Army)
 (Survived The War)
The History of Coagh booklet lists Gunner Robert Young as having served with the Royal Garrison Artillery in the war. Robert Young’s parents lived in Tamlaght. Robert was married. His wife lived in Ballymaguire. Gunner Young had been in France since the outbreak of war. A report from January 1916 notes that Gunner Young had spent 16 months in the thick of the fight in France without receiving a scratch.
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Local Memorial Details
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1 Coagh Orange Hall - WW1 Panel 1 (Served) Coagh
2 Tamlaght School 1916 (served) Coagh
Local Insitute / Local Book Details
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1 Tamlaght National School
Coagh & District in WW1