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Belfast Evening Telegraph - 6 November 1903

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FALLEN HEROES.
GRAVES OF ROYAL IRISH RIFLES IN CAPE COLONY.
WHERE THEY ARE SITUATE.

We have been favoured with the following list of the graves of the colonel, non-commissioned officers, and men of the Royal Irish Rifles who died in Cape Colony:-

1st Battallion
Regtl No.RankNamePlaceDecription of Cemetery
3896PrivateMallons, MWynburgOttery Road
6153PrivateMulcahy, P De AarCemetery B.12
771PrivateRussell, R MaitlandCemetery 46B
1327PrivateMcCudden, MaitlandCemetery 42B
2155PrivateSpence, SBurgersdorpCemetery 127
? CorporalWall, A.E. Aliwal NorthCemetery 316
2nd Battallion
?ColonelEagar Sterkstroom Old Cemetery
2367CorporalAnderson, S. Stormberg About 200 yards W. of Rooikop
5572 Lce-Corpl M'Cabe, T Stormberg About 200 yards W. of Rooikop
3342 Lce-Corpl M'Donald, J Stormberg About 200 yards W. of Rooikop
5594 Lce-Corpl Carson, H Stormberg About 200 yards W. of Rooikop
4999 Private Earles, J Stormberg About 200 yards W. of Rooikop
5238 Private Manfold, R Stormberg About 200 yards W. of Rooikop
5548 Private Walsh, J Stormberg About 200 yards W. of Rooikop
3663 Private MCaulay, J Stormberg About 200 yards W. of Rooikop
1613 Private Farrell, F Burgersdorp Grave 129
6248PrivateFenelon, TOrange RiverCemetery, B6
2280 Sergeant Alsop, C East London, C of E. Cemetery 295, 5A
1180 Private Gough, G East London C of E. Cemetery, 255, 5A
2597 Private MClelland, W East London C of E Cemetery, 244, 5A
? Private Haines, P Kimberly. W.E.Cemetery, 10E, G.
? Private Chapman, E Kimberly W.E.Cemetery, 12E, B.
3392 Private Crowe, P Maitland Cemetery, 27A
2552 Sergeant Taylor, B Reit Vallie. Mr Beckers Farm.

 

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