Diamond War Memorial Project

Lance Corporal Joseph Deane

2nd Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Regimental Number 3872
Born: ---- Died: 1916-05-16 Aged: 21 Enlisted: Derry

Name recorded on Le Touret Memorial. Name also commemorated on the Diamond War Memorial.

Son of Mrs Sarah Deane, 13, Nailor's Row, Derry.

At the time of Lance Corporal Deane's death, he had three brothers and five cousins serving with the colours. One of his brothers, Private James Deane, Inniskillings, and husband of Mrs Sarah Deane, 11, Nailor's Row, Derry, was wounded for the second time circa April 1918, and spent time recovering in hospital in Glasgow.