Diamond War Memorial Project

Private Patrick McAllister

6th Battalion Royal Irish Regiment. Regimental Number 2489
Born: ---- Died: 1916-01-28 Aged: -- Enlisted: Derry.

Interred in Vermelles British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Name commemorated on the Diamond War Memorial.

Husband of Mrs Alice McAllister, 58, Bridge Street, Derry.

Private McAllister joined the Irish Brigade at the end of 1914, and went out to the Western Front a couple of months before he met his death. He was the youngest son of Mr Con McAllister, 15, Benvarden Avenue, Derry.