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16969   Sergeant Patrick Toner
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Dated added: 01/01/2016   Last updated: 20/05/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 8th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 02/03/1917 (Died of Wounds)
Patrick Toner was born in Ballinascreen, Draperstown, County Derry. Patrick Toner enlisted in Omagh. Acting Sergeant Patrick Toner was serving with the 8th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he died on wounds on Sunday 11th March 1917. Sergeant P Toner is buried in Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension
  Bailleul, Nord, 4
Grave Ref: Grave III-B-5
CWGC Casualty 201924
Bailleul is a large town in France, near the Belgian border, 14.5 Kms south-west of Ieper and on the main road from St. Omer to Lille. From the Grand Place, take the Ieper road and 400 metres along this road is a sign indicating the direction of the cemetery. Turn right into a small road and follow for approximately 400 metres. The cemetery is on the right and the Communal Cemetery Extension is at the bottom end.
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1 National Archives UK Medal card of Sergeant Patrick Toner can be purchased here
2 War Graves Photographic Project Photo of Sergeant Patrick Toner's grave can be purchased here
Magherafelt District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2014-2023