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   Civilian John Fulton
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Dated added: 01/01/2016   Last updated: 15/08/2018
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: Civilian - British (Unknown Civilian)
Date Of Birth: 22/03/1885
Died: 11/04/1915 (Died of Illness)
Age: 30
John Fulton was the eldest son of James and Mary Fulton. He was born in Bellaghy on 22nd March 1885. He was one of eight children. This farming family lived in Drumlamph, Bellaghy. John Fulton became Commander of the Castledawson Ulster Volunteer Force in October 1914.Commander John Fulton died of pneumonia in Belfast on Sunday 11th April 1915. John Fulton is buried in Castledawson Presbyterian Church churchyard. John Fulton is erroneously listed on Castledawson War Memorial.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Castledawson Presbyterian Church
  Castledawson, Co Londonderry
Grave Ref:
CWGC Casualty -1
Commander John Fulton buried here. Didn't serve in the war.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Castledawson WW1 Memorial - Panel 1 Castledawson
Local Insitute / Local Book Details

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1 They Didn't Come Home - Castledawson - WWI 32
References and Links
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1 1901 census lists Fulton family Lists John as age 16, living with the family at house 13 in Drumlamph, Rocktown, Londonderry
2 1911 census lists Fulton family Lists John as age 26, living with the family at house 34 in Drumlamph, Rocktown, Londonderry
3 Castledawson War Dead Details of Commander John Fullerton including photo
Magherafelt District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2014-2023