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Cpl. Samuel Macaulay
British Army Royal Irish Rifles 14th Btn.
from:14 Mount Collier Ave, York Road, Belfast
(d.7th Jun 1917)
Samuel Macaulay was engaged to my grandmother but was killed in the war and his brother, my grandfather, who was a sergeant in the R.A.M.C. married her instead. Samuel is buried at Spanbroekmolen British Cemetery.
In Memory of Corporal Samuel Macaulay
14/16726, 14th Bn., Royal Irish Rifles who died age 24 on 07 June 1917. Son of Susan Macaulay, of 14, Mount Collyer Avenue, York Rd., Belfast, and the late Samuel Macaulay.
Remembered with honour at Spanbroekmolen British Cemetery. Commemorated in perpetuity by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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