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john keegan ww1 dead man's penny!

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Ali Report 7 Apr 2014 20:40

we have had this in our family for years, would be greatfull for any help to find the owner, thank you


BatMansDaughter Report 8 Apr 2014 00:20

Hi, do any of these deaths help?

KEEGAN, JOHN Private 6073 28/01/1916 29 1st (Royal) Dragoons United Kingdom IV. H. 63. BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY
KEEGAN, JOHN Private 201398 26/10/1917 29 Manchester Regiment United Kingdom II. A. 33. ZUYDCOOTE MILITARY CEMETERY
KEEGAN, JOHN Private 24/1341 01/07/1916 Northumberland Fusiliers United Kingdom Pier and Face 10 B 11 B and 12 B. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
KEEGAN, JOHN Private 9801 13/04/1918 Irish Guards United Kingdom Panel 1. PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
KEEGAN, JOHN Private 20832 14/06/1917 24 York and Lancaster Regiment United Kingdom Panel 36 and 55. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL


BatMansDaughter Report 8 Apr 2014 00:25

These deaths just show the initial J,

KEEGAN, J Private 17002 16/08/1916 23 King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) United Kingdom XIII. K. 4. GUILLEMONT ROAD CEMETERY, GUILLEMONT
KEEGAN, J Private 28774 10/10/1918 Yorkshire Regiment United Kingdom II. H. 3. ETRETAT CHURCHYARD EXTENSION
KEEGAN, J Private 13846 28/06/1917 King's Own Scottish Borderers United Kingdom XIV. C. 6A. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY
KEEGAN, J Private 9936 21/08/1915 Lancashire Fusiliers United Kingdom I. B. 19. GREEN HILL CEMETERY
KEEGAN, J Private 11078 12/03/1915 Highland Light Infantry United Kingdom I. B. 9. MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY


Ali Report 17 Apr 2014 17:27

Thank you very much for this BatMansDaughter, i will look at all the info you have posted for me.

kind regards alison