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216243   Gunner John Clenaghan
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Dated added: 24/09/2016   Last updated: 25/09/2016
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: Royal Garrison Artillery (British Army)
Died: 03/07/1918 (Died of Illness)
Age: 35
John Clenaghan was born Coatbridge, Scotland about 1883. John worked as a coal man. He married Mary Duffy in Port Glasgow. Mary came from Portglenone. John and Mary had seven children. John Clenaghan enlisted in Port Glasgow. Gunner John Clenaghan was granted special leave to return home. His child had been run over and was seriously injured. While at home in Port Glasgow, Gunner John Clenaghan died of influenza on 3rd July 1918. His wife Mary, it seems, moved back to Portglenone after his death.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Port Glasgow Cemetery
  Port Glasgow, Renfrewshire
Grave Ref: Grave 06-22
CWGC Casualty 664680
This is on the east side of the town of Port Glasgow.
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1 John Clenaghan commemorated on family plot
2 Forum discussion Comprehensive details of Gunner John Clenaghan
3 Inverclyde WW1 Details of Gunner John Clenaghan
4 Port Glasgow War Memorial Photos of the panels
5 Port Glasgow War Memorial Gunner John Clenaghan listed
6 War Graves Photographic Project Photo of Gunner John Clenaghan's grave can be purchased here
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