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23765   Private Daniel McClelland
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Dated added: 28/09/2016   Last updated: 12/05/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 7th Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 20/11/1917 (Killed in Action)
Daniel McClelland was born in Larne. He enlisted in Carrickfergus. He was living in Toomebridge. Private Daniel McClelland was serving with the 7th/8th Battalion of the Royal Irish Fusiliers when he was killed in action on Tuesday 20th November 1917 in France. In his will, Daniel left all to his wife, who was living in Toome.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Arras Memorial
  Arras, Pas-de-Calais
Grave Ref: Bay 9
CWGC Casualty 3077218
The Arras Memorial is in the Faubourg-d'Amiens Cemetery, which is in the Boulevard du General de Gaulle in the western part of the town of Arras. The cemetery is near the Citadel, approximately 2 kms due west of the railway station.
References and Links
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1 Ballymena Weekly War 1917 Brief details of Private Daniel McClelland
2 National Archives of Ireland Last Will and Testament of Private Daniel McClelland
3 National Archives UK Medal card of Private Daniel McClelland can be purchased here
Magherafelt District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2014-2023