Diamond War Memorial Project

Private William Gallagher

Trooper with 4th Queen's Own Hussars (13503), transferred to 2nd Battalion Royal Irish Regiment. Regimental Number 8240
Born: ---- Died: 1915-09-09 Aged: 25 Enlisted: Enlisted Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

Interred in Auchonvillers Military Cemetery, Somme, France. Name commemorated on the Diamond War Memorial.

Son of William and Jane Gallagher, 183, Foster's Terrace, Lecky Road/23, Cross Street, Waterside, Londonderry.

William Gallagher's father also served with the colours. A brother, Corporal H. Gallagher, was wounded for the second time around September 1916.