7th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth:
25/08/1916 (Killed in Action)
Thomas Duffy was the son of Mary Ann Duffy. It is believed Thomas was born in Magherafelt on 24th August 1896. By 1901 were living in Maghera. His mother was a widow. Thomas Duffy enlisted in Omagh. He was living in Draperstown at the time. Private Thomas Duffy was serving with the 7th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers killed in action on Friday 25th Aug 1916. He was 20 years old.
Philosophe lies between Bethune and Lens. From the Lens-Bethune road (N43), follow the D165E road for 400 metres to a right turn. The cemetery lies to the left 100 metres along this track. The first CWGC sign for the cemetery is at the junction of the N43 and the D165E.