Cyril Edmund Vincent McGlade was the youngest son of Patrick and Kate McGlade. Patrick McGlade was a general merchant. He owned a store in Knockloughrim – Cabragh area. Vincent was the youngest of eight children. Vincent obtained a degree in dental surgery. He served with the Royal Army Dental Corps in World War Two. Captain Cyril Edmund Vincent McGlade died on 23rd December 1944.
Taukkyan War Cemetery adjoins the village of Taukkyan which is about 35 kilometres north of Yangon (formerly Rangoon). It is on PY1 road (formerly Prome road), about 15 kilometres from the airport and can be easily seen from the road.