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Elijah Samuel Irish

In memory of:

Gunner Elijah Samuel Irish

February 18, 1917

Military Service

Service Number:







E Battery Anti Aircraft

Additional Information

Son of Elijah and Mary Elizabeth Irish, of 47, St. Giles Rd., Derby, England.

Commemorated on Page 261 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

I. B. 12.


Merville is a village 15 kilometres north of Bethune and 20 kilometres south-east of Armentieres. The MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION is on the north-east side of the village on the north side of the road to Neuf-Berquin. The Extension, which has a separate entrance, is on the eastern side of the Communal Cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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