Diamond War Memorial Project

1st Class Stoker George Gallagher

Royal Navy Regimental Number 222429
Born: ---- Died: 1916-05-31 Aged: -- Enlisted: ------

Name recorded on the Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon. Name also commemorated on the Diamond War Memorial.

Son of George and Catherine Gallagher, 21, Donegal Street, Rosemount, Derry. Cousin of P. Gallagher, 41, Messines Park, Collon, Londonderry.

George Gallagher, who was serving on H.M.S. 'Indefatigable' as a first-class rating stoker, was twenty-eight years of age, and had fourteen years' service. His father, a well-known Derry mariner with upwards of forty years' service to his credit, received a Royal message of sympathy on his bereavement.