Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch  
21063   Private Thomas Convery
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Dated added: 01/01/2016   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 10th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 01/07/1916 (Killed in Action)
Thomas Convery was born in Maghera. He enlisted in Magherafelt. Private Thomas Convery was serving with the 10th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action on the first day of the Battle of the Somme on 1st July 1916. Private Convery has no known grave and is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  Thiepval, Somme
Grave Ref: Face 4D-5B
CWGC Casualty 758890
The Thiepval Memorial will be found on the D73, next to the village of Thiepval, off the main Bapaume to Albert road (D929). Each year a major ceremony is held at the memorial on 1 July.
References and Links
No Link Reference Map Doc
1 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
Magherafelt District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2014-2018