James  Gallagher  1892

James Gallagher 1892

Place of migration:
Migrated to /Born in Canada

My Grampa!  Dressed up, with his medals from the Great War. He and his two younger brothers were with the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. I miss him greatly. 

He, his wife and three young children came to Canada in 1927.

 

Additional Information
Date of Birth 2nd Sep 1892  
Date of Death 1st Apr 1974  
Townland born Ballymacran, Myroe  
New Type He was illiterate most of his life. He was taken out of school to work before he learnt to read or write. He signed his childrens’ birth records with his mark - X -, witnessed by someone else. When his wife died in 1947 he was able to sign in cursive  

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