1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Matthew Duggan

Contributed by: John Michael Mahony, on 2008-11-06

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Rank
First Name Matthew
Surname Duggan
Year of Birth Unknown
Year of Death 1952
Regiment West Yorkshire Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Rotherham, Other

Matthew's Story

Matthew Dugan was my grabdfather

GRANDAD WAS WOUNDED IN THE STOUMAC FIRST WAR.HE HAD A SKN GRAFT TO HIS WOUND WITH SKIN TAKEN FROM HIS THIGH. HE WORKED AT SILVERWOOD COAL MINE IN THE FORTIES AND FIFTIES UNTIL HE DIED ,I THINK IN NINTEEN FITY TWO. I AM TOLD BY MY MOTHER,ONE OF HIS DAUGHTERS,THAT HE WAS BORN AT COACHFORD IN THE COUNTY OF CORK IRELAND

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