Monthly Archives: July 2016

Remembering those who died on the First Day of the Battle of the Somme – 1 July 1916

100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme Today I want to remember two of my great-uncles Corporal Robert Finnegan and Private John Finnegan. Robert Finnegan died 100 years ago today on 1 July 1916, during the first day of … Continue reading

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