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John HEANEY

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Surname: HEANEY

Forename(s): John

Place of Birth: Skipton, Yorkshire

Service No: 240634

Rank: Private

Regiment / Corps / Service: Loyal North Lancashire Regiment

Battalion / Unit: 4/5th Battalion

Division: 57th (2/West Lancashire) Division

Age: 29

Date of Death: 1917-10-26

Awards: ---

CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 102 to 104.

CWGC Cemetery: ---

CWGC Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL

Non-CWGC Burial: ---

Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)

Additional Information:

John Heaney (or Haney) was the son of John and Mary Haney, née Judge and brother of Corporal Joseph Haney (14051) (q.v.). Their father was born at Grassington and mother at Keighley, Yorkshire. Mary Haney died in 1889.

1891 Bolton, Lancashire Census: 2, Channing Street - John Heaney, aged 3 years, born Skipton, Yorkshire, nephew of Patrick Stephen and Jane Heaney [née Richardson].

1901 Bolton, Lancashire Census: 2, Channing Street - John Heaney, aged 13 years, born Skipton, Yorkshire, nephew of Patrick S. and Jane Heaney.

1911 Bolton, Lancashire Census: 3, Rupert Street - John Heaney, aged 23 years, born Skipton, Yorkshire, son [sic] of Jane Heaney, widow.

John was married to Alice Cresswell in 1916.

The British Army Service Record for John Heaney exists but may be incomplete. [John's married sister, Ellen Narey, of 146, Park Lane, Keighley is named in this record.]

British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte John Heaney, 2325 & 240634, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.

John is commemorated by Bolton Remembers: an online reference documenting Bolton's war dead (boltonremembers.org).

Data Source: Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19 Records

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Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---

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Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Loyal North Lancashire Regiment

Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Loyal North Lancashire Regiment

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 57th (2/West Lancashire) Division

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 57th (2/West Lancashire) Division

Data from Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914 - 1919 Records

Soldiers Died Data for Soldier Records

Surname: HEANEV [sic]

Forename(s): John

Born: Skipton

Residence:

Enlisted: Bolton

Number: 240634

Rank: Private

Regiment: Loyal North Lancashire Regiment

Battalion: 4/5th Battalion (Territorial Force)

Decorations:

Died Date: 26/10/17

Died How: Killed in action

Theatre of War: France & Flanders

Notes:

Data from Commonwealth War Graves Commission Records

CWGC Data for Soldier Records

Surname: HEANEY

Forename(s): John

Country of Service: United Kingdom

Service Number: 240634

Rank: Private

Regiment: The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment

Unit: 4th/5th Bn.

Age: 29

Awards:

Died Date: 26/10/1917

Additional Information: Husband of Alice Heaney, of 69, Shaw St., Bolton.

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