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Gunner 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.