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36559 Pte Richard Lough


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Please could you help me find out some information about this gentleman

36559 Private Richard Lough

13th Bn. Durham Light Infantry

died 20th October 1917

Commemorated at the Tyne Cot Memorial

This is all the information they had on the CWGC site

It would be a great help if someone could find any inlistment records, medal records etc

Could someone also tell me where the Battalion might have been stationed


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From the war diary.

Hope its of help




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Here are some family details from the 1901 Census

1901 England Census

about Richard Lough

Name: Richard Lough

Age: 6

Estimated Birth Year: abt 1895

Relation: Son

Father's Name: James

Mother's Name: Catherine

Gender: Male

Where born: Burnopfield, Durham, England

Civil Parish: Tanfield

Ecclesiastical parish: Burnopfield St James

Town: Burnopfield

County/Island: Durham

Country: England

Registration district: Lanchester

Sub-registration district: Tanfield

ED, institution, or vessel: 14

Household schedule number: 13

Household Members: Name Age

Amelia Lough 14

Catherine Lough 36

Douglas C Lough 16

Edith Lough 2

Elizabeth Lough 13

Henry Lough 12

James Lough 37

James Lough 4

Missouri Lough 1

Richard Lough 6

William Lough 9


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