Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch
Coagh - Those That Served
   Private Joseph Marshall
Dated added: 01/06/2017
Last updated: 11/07/2020
Personal Details
1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth:
 (Survived The War)
The only Private Joseph Marshall that can be found from the local area was from the Moneymore area. Joseph Marshall was the son of Joseph and Sarah Marshall. He was born on 5th January 1893 in Moneymore. His father was a farm labourer. Previous to the war Private Joseph Marshall was serving with the Royal Irish Fusiliers in India. On the outbreak of war, his regiment was sent directly to France. In the winter of 1914 he was hospitalised with frostbite. In 1916 he was severely wounded in the foot and it was amputated. He was afterwards discharged from the army.
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References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists Marshall family Lists Joseph as age 8 living with the family at house 16 in Hammond St, Moneymore, Londonderry
2 1911 Census lists Marshall family Does not list Joseph as living with the family at house 6 in Stonard St, Moneymore, Londonderry
3 1918 Newspaper report in 1918 Joseph was living in Maghadone
Coagh & District in WW1