Belfast Evening Telegraph
July 1, 1932
ROLL OF HONOUR:
ADAMS: A token of remembrance to our dear son, Ernest, 9th Batt. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, who fell at Thiepval July 1, 1916. – Charles and Mary Adams. 21 Willowfield Drive, Belfast.
BAIRD: Killed in action 1st July 1916, David 15th Batt. R.I.R.; also Alexander, killed on H.M.S. Vanguard 9th July 1917.- E. Baird.
BUICK: In loving memory of Sergeant Jackson Crawford Buick, 11th Royal Irish Rifles, killed in action on the 1st July 1916.
Not to-day, but every day
In silence we remember.
Ever remembered by his loving Mother, Sisters and Brother, Milltown, Antrim.
CLEMENTS: Killed in action on the 1st July 1916. Private William Clements (14456) Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, the dearly beloved son James and Sarah Clements, Belmont, Derry. “ A few more years shall roll”. Deeply regretted by his Father, Mother, Sister, and Brothers.
DEMPSTER: Private Robert Dempster, Y.C.V., killed in action 1st July 1916. Ever rembered by his Wife and Family, Minnie Dempster, 22 Dover Street.
DONNELLY: In loving memory of my dear son Lance –Corporal William Donnelly (2600) 1st Batt. Royal Innis. Fusiliers (M.G.C.) killed in action 1st July 1916.
Away on the beautiful Hills of God
By the Valley of Peace so fair
Some day, some time, when my task is o’er
I shall meet my loved one there”.
Ever remembered by his loving Mother and Stepfather, Isabella and Alexander Murdock, 222 Leopold Street.
EMERSON: In loving mother of our dear son, Private Joseph Emerson ( 19449) Machine Gun Corps, Ulster Division, killed in action at Thiepval 1st July 1916. Ever remembered by his loving Father and Stepmother, James and Margaret Emerson, 45 Paxton Street.
FOWLER: In loving memory of Richard (Dick) 9th. Bn. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, killed in actopn 1st July 1916, son of Mary and the late John Fowler, Lisamallard, Omagh.
GIBSON: In loving memory of Private Frederick James Gibson (20152) 9th Batt. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, killed on July 1, 1916, the dearly beloved son of William and Martha Gibson. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing Father and Mother, Sister and Brothers. William and Martha Gibson, Main Street, Caledon, Co. Tyrone.
GORDON: In loving memory o Lane-Corporal John Gordon (3509) Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, killed on 1st July 1916. Ever remembered , Father, Mother Brothers, and Sisters, Whitewell.
GRAY: In fond rememberance f my beloved Uncle, Rifleman Samuel Gray, R.I.R. killed in action 1st July , 1916.
Worthy of everlasting remembrance. Still sadly missed by his nephew, Orr Wilson, 1 Kendal Street.
HADDEN: To the dear memory of our beloved son, Ernie, who gave his young live for home and country.
“He sleeps well,
O valiant heart”
Wm. And Sara M. Hadden and family, 11 Magdala Street.
MAGEE: In loving memory of our dear son, Lance-Corporal Edward Magee, R.I.Rifles.,killed in action 1st July 1916.
From memory’s page time cannot blot
Three little words: ‘Forget me not’.
Ever remembered by his Father, Mother and Sisters,.
Samuel and Lizzie Magee, Craigarogan, Mallusk.
MAGEE: In fond remembrance of Rifleman James A. Magee No. 171517, 10th Batt. R.I.R., killed in action July 1st, 1916; also William, who departed this life in August 19, 1919, and was interred in Carnmoney Churchyard, dearly-beloved sons of Maggie and the late Hugh Magee.
Gone from us, but leaving memories
Death can never take away.
Still sadly missed by their loving Mother and Sister, 33 Richmond Street.