Contributed by: John Boyd, on 2008-11-08
|Year of Birth||1898|
|Year of Death||1954|
|Regiment||Royal Irish Fusiliers|
|Place of Wartime Residence||Belfast|
John joined the Navy when he was 16 with his twin brother Robert. They were both underage, but were told to lie in order to register. After some time on HMS Pembroke both John and Robert moved to the Army.