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Bunting Ernest C/Sgt Royal Irish Fusiliers


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Bunting Ernest Royal Irish Fusiliers from Laurelvale Co Armagh not confirmed

Regimental No *9764

Rank C/Sgt (Company Quarter Master Sergeant Regiment)

Died 18 Nov 1918 Age 29

Banbridge Area

Looking help in trying to find the grave of Ernest Bunting wife of Mary (nee Stevenson) married Apr-June 1915 Banbridge.Medical Discharge July 1917 Widow Mary awarded war gratuity

Can any one help

Many thanks


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I have since found Ernest and family Lived at Tamnavelton Laurevale Co Armagh which is where Ernest died, I suspect he is buried in family grave but no marker will try to find out if he is in church records.

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There is a Militia Service Record on Findmypast for him- definitely him because his trf to Regular Army 9/8/07 matches the enlistment date on his Silver War Badge record.

It shows him aged 17 yrs 6 months in May 1907, born Shankhill, Lurgan, Armagh and gives NoK as

        Father Robert, Mother Mary, Bros Thomas and William

         Address 46 Charles St, Lurgan.


May help find a grave?


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