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Mith

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William Alexander Laverty
« on: April 03, 2021, 01:13:33 PM »
Hi Everyone
I am hoping that I will be able to find out some more information on William Alexander Laverty b.1893 to Robert Laverty and Elizabeth (Morrow) Laverty.  Thank you in advance.

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Mith

Mith

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Re: William Alexander Laverty
« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2021, 03:30:49 PM »
Sorry Everyone I am newer to this forum and forgot a few items.

I am searching for William Alexander Laverty’s military career.  Here is what I have so far

Born:1893
Enlisted:April 10, 1915(?)

Corps:Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
Reg.#17845
Rank:Private

Corps:Machine Gun Corps
Reg.#18617
Rank:Lance Corporal

National Archives ref#372/12/13077

I know he was stationed in Egypt at some time during WW I, any info or help would greatly be appreciated.

Thanks
Mith


sam barry

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Re: William Alexander Laverty
« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2021, 03:55:15 PM »
Just in case you don't have these details,1911 Census:

Residents of a house 37 in Vernon Street (Cromac, Antrim)
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Surname   Forename   Age   Sex   Relation to head   Religion
Laverty   Robert   42   Male   Head of Family   Methodist
Laverty   Elizabeth   40   Female   Wife   Methodist
Laverty   William Alexander   18   Male   Son   Methodist
Laverty   Edith   16   Female   Daughter   Methodist
Laverty   Albert Edward   8   Male   Son   Methodist
Laverty   John Archibald   7   Male   Son   Methodist
Laverty   Frederick Hamilton   5   Male   Son   Methodist

And his Marriage:
https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/images/marriage_returns/marriages_1916/09776/5548499.pdf

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Re: William Alexander Laverty
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Re: William Alexander Laverty
« Reply #4 on: April 03, 2021, 08:43:30 PM »
Ooops,
Forgot to include this in conjunction with the above newspaper report.


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Re: William Alexander Laverty
« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2021, 11:42:22 AM »
thats the best military reply i have ever read, congratulations Breadbasket, JimG