McGann, John

BORN HULL 1877. ONLY SON OF MICHAEL McGANN & SELINA HALEY, OF 25 KINGSTON TERRACE, NORTH STREET, HULL. HE WAS A FORMER SOLDIER, WORING AS A DOCK LABOURER. HE JOINED THE COLOURS WHEN WAR BEGAN, ENLISTING IN HULL. SERVED AS LANCE CORPORAL, 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION,  AT YPRES, ON 09/08/1915, AGED 39. HE LEFT A WIDOW AND THREE CHILDREN.

HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON 10/08/1916. *

HIS NAME IS LISTED ON THE ST CHARLES BORROMEO CHURCH MEMORIAL, HULL.


First name:
JOHN
Military Number:
3/6531
Rank:
Lance Corporal
Date Died
09/08/1915
Place died:
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Age:
39
25 KINGSTON TERRACE, NORTH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK