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4723   Private Robert Jamison
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Dated added: 01/01/2016   Last updated: 22/05/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 27/01/1917 (Killed in Action)
Robert Jamison was born in Maghera. Robert was living in Upperlands when he enlisted in Coleraine. He was for a time with the Royal Irish Regiment. In his will of October 1916, Robert left all to his wife, Mrs Mary Jamison, who was living at Craigview Place, Grangepans, Bo'ness, Scotland. Private Robert Jamison was serving with the 1st Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action on 27th January 1917. Robert Jamison is listed on the WW1 Roll of Honour at William Clark & Sons Ltd in Upperlands as having died.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  Thiepval, Somme
Grave Ref: Face 4D-5B
CWGC Casualty 795624
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.
Local Memorial Details

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1 William Clark & Sons - WW1 Upperlands
Local Insitute / Local Book Details

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1 WJ Clark and Sons, Upperlands - WW1
References and Links
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1 Bo'Ness War Memorial Robert J Jamieson on Bo'ness war memorial
2 National Archives of Ireland Last Will and Testament of Private Robert Jamison
3 National Archives UK Medal card can be purchased here
Magherafelt District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2014-2023