Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch
Coagh - Those That Served
2688518   Private Thomas Arthur McKeown
Dated added: 01/06/2017
Last updated: 14/04/2019
Personal Details
Canadian Army Service Corps (Canadian Army)
Date Of Birth:
 (Survived The War)
Thomas MacKeown was the son of James and Mary Jane McKeown. He was born on 19th July 1887. He was one of at least eight children, all born in the Coagh area. The family lived at Crumlin Cottage, Coagh. Thomas emigrated to America. Prior to enlisting. He was living in New York. He was working as a chauffeur. Thomas enlisted in July 1918 in Canada. Private Thomas MacKeown served with the Canadian Army Service Corps. He reached England, but Private Thomas MacKeown did not serve in France.
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References and Links
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1 1901 Census lists McKeown family Lists Thomas A as age 13 living at house 1 in Mullaghtironey, Coagh, Tyrone
2 1911 Census lists MacKeown family Does not list Thomas as living at house 10 in Mullaghtironey, Coagh, Tyrone
3 Brother - Robert C MacKeown Also served in the the war
4 Brother - Samuel E MacKeown Also served in the the war
5 Thomas MacKeown Attestation Papers Canadian Military Papers (32 pages)
Coagh & District in WW1