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Gunner Thomas Irvine

Created: Thursday, 19 March 2015 17:31

Thomas Irvine

Gunner Thomas Irvine, Royal Garrison Artillery Orkney

Gunner Thomas Irvine of Sandside, Deerness died in Kirkwall of influenza & pneumonia on 23 March 1915

He was 16 years old

During the next 4 years we will be commemorating the young men from Deerness who gave their lives during World War 1. There will be a display in the kirk on the anniversary of each death.

Please come along and see what we have. If you have any photos, letters, documents or memories we would love to hear from you.