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Private Peter Loughan

8th Battalion Black Watch ( Royal Highlanders )
Service No: s / 6457

Peter  Loughan grave





Personal details

Born / Resided

Little Georges St, Belfast / 67 Dundyvan Rd, Coatbridge


Killed in Action 14/07/1916 at Longueval




Tinsmith in the Tinplate Iron Works



Buried / Remembered

Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France

Family Information

Son of the late Robert and Victoria Loughan (now Grant). Brother of Lance Corporal Charles Loughan of the 1st Battalion Leinster Regiment who was Killed in Action on the 30/01/1915 (see index)

Additional Information

Peter was Killed in Action at Longueval during the Battle of the Somme. See newspaper clipping for letter sent to Peters mother from the Lieutenant Colonel commanding the Black Watch. Also remembered on the St Augustines Church Roll of Honour (see photos). See photos for Peters name on the Thiepval Memorial

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