Diamond War Memorial Project

Private Alexander Gallagher

2nd Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Regimental Number 4562
Born: ---- Died: 1916-07-12 Aged: 22 Enlisted: Enlisted Derry.

Interred in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France. Name commemorated on the Diamond War Memorial.

Second son of Patrick and Elizabeth (Eliza) Gallagher, 16, Eglinton Place, Derry.

Private Alexander Gallagher was an employee at Messrs. Watt's Distillery before enlisting at the outbreak of the Great War. At the time of his death he had a brother on active service.