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John McBurney/ McBirney

Rank: Gunner
Town/Village: Liverpool, Lancashire
Civil Parish:
Catholic Parish:
Country: England
Alternative Address: Park Place, Colehill, Co. Longford
Census 1901:
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: Royal Garrison Artillery, 280th Siege Battery
Regiment Number: 45755
Date of Death: 13-03-1918
Cause: Killed in action
Memorial: Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension, Aubigny-en-Artois, Pas-de-Calais, France

John was born 6 December 1881 in Park Place, Colehill, whose father was a gardener there.  

Gnr McBurney enlisted in Liverpool.

John's brother, William, also died during the Great War. Their sisters Agnes and Margaret were listed as John's next-of-kin.

Parents Names: Son of John Neil McBurney and Sarah* (née Busby).

Link to CWGC entryLink to Civil Registration of birth; notice of death, Freemans Journal

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