Millisle & Ballycopeland Presbyterian Church

FIRST WORLD WAR

Millisle Presbyterian Church FWW

MILLISLE & BALLYCOPELAND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

1914 – 1919

IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEMBERS OF THIS CHURCH

WHO SERVED THEIR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR

KILLED IN ACTION

Sergeant James McKee

Private James A Drennan

Private Robert McGimpsey

Private James Jamison Sen (died at sea)

GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN

THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN

HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS

THINE O LORD IS THE VICTORY

SERVED

  Lieutenant William Boyd   Lieutenant Thomas Nesbitt
Lieutenant Samuel M Jamison   Flt Obs R McK Jamison DFC
Sergeant William Bitcon   Sergeant D J Jamison
Corporal George Jamison   Corporal T Keith DCM
Lance Corporal D J Drennan   Lance Corporal D J McKee
Gunner Samuel Boyle   Gunner Robert McKee
Gunner James Kane   Sapper John Walker
Private Andrew Brown   Stoker Hugh Finlay
Private Thomas Brown   Private Robert Martin
Private D Brown   Private D Magowan
Private W J Bennett   Private Hugh McGimpsey
Private Robert Baird   Private James McGimpsey
Private D Boyd   Private D Nesbitt
Private H Bitcon   Private John O’Neill
Private Thomas Boyle   Private John Sandford
Private John Francis   Private D Shanks
Private Robert Finlay   Private Fred Trean
      Private Samuel Walker

Presbyterian Church in Ireland Roll of Honour

Baird Robert Craigboy, Donaghadee Private
Bennett W. James Ballycopeland Private
Boyd Wm. Ballyhaskin 2nd Lieutenant 7th Hussars, Mesopotamia
Boyle Samuel Millisle Gunner S.A.R.B.
Boyle Thomas Gannaway Private R.I.R.
Brown David Millisle Private R. Engineers
Drennan David J. Ballyrolly Lance-Corporal Cameron Highlanders
Drennan Jas. A. Ballyrolly Private R.I. Fusiliers Died of Wounds
Finlay Hugh Millisle Leading Stoker R.N.
Finlay Robert Millisle Private 5th Batt. R.I.R.
Francis John Drumawhey, N’Ards Private Transport Service A.I.F.
Jamison George Millisle Corporal 16th Batt. R.I.R.
Jamison James Millisle H.M. Transport Dies
Jamison Robt. M. Millisle 2nd Lieutenant R.A.F. Awarded Flying Cross
Jamison Samuel Millisle 2nd Lieutenant 1st Batt. R.I.R.
Keith Thomas Ballyhaskin Corporal A.I.F. Awarded D.C.M.
McGimpsey Hugh Ballyvester Private A.S.C.
McGimpsey James Ballyvester Private R.I.R.
McGimpsey Robt. Ballycopeland Private R.I.R. Killed in France
McGowan David Gannaway Private R.A.S.C.
McKee Robert Grange Gunner R.G.A
Nesbitt David Millisle Private Inns of Court O.T.C.
Nesbitt Thos. Millisle 2nd Lieutenant 23rd Cheshire Regt.
O’Neill John Ballyvester Private R.I.R.
Sandford John Millisle Private R.I.R.
Shanks David Millisle Private R.I.R.
Walker Samuel Ballymacruise Private 1st Batt. R.I. Fus.
COLONIAL FORCES
Bitcon Wm. Ballycopeland Sergeant 47th Batt. A Co. Canadians
Bitcon Harry Ballycopeland Private 47th Batt. Canadians
Boyd David Ballycopeland Private Canadian Forces
Brown Andrew Millisle Private Aus. Millitary Force
Brown Thos. Millisle 10th Batt. Canadians
Jamison David J. Millisle Private 4th Batt. C.M.R.
McKee David J. Grange, Millisle Lance-Corporal 4th Can. Artillery
McKee James Grange, Millisle Sergeant Canadian Forces Killed in Action
Martin Robert Drumfad Private Canadian Forces
Trean Fredk. Craigboy Private Australian Forces
Walker John Ballymacruise, Millisle Sapper No.2 Batt. Can. Ry. Troops

 

SECOND WORLD WAR

Millisle Presbyterian Church SWW

1939 – 1945

LOST THEIR LIVES

R J O’Neill

RM Commandos

THOSE WHO SERVED

R Aiken (LAC) RAF   D Kinkead RN   W J O’Neill (Fus) RIF
S Aiken (LS) RN   M Lunn (Sgt) RAF   G Orr RN
I Armstrong ATS   R Magowan RAF   J W E Startin KSLI
J Armstrong FAA RN LAM (L)   S Magowan UR (RIF)   D A Thompson (LC) ATS
M J Burns RASL (Cop)   A G Martin (Bomb) RA   J B Turkington (Cop) RAF
W Burrows RM   A McAllister (COMS) PC   F Walker RN
J Campbell (Sgt) RUR   R McCandless (LAC) RAF   J Wallace (Sgt) LIR
J Coull RE   W T McClintock RA (BoMb)   J M Whiteside PO RN
W Dorrian (PO) RN   H McCullough RN   G Wilson RM
R M Finlay (LAC) RAF   J B McKnight (LAC) RAF   R K Hunter MN (Eng)
W W Finlay L Bomb RA   A Millar (Sgt) RA   A A Lockhart (Mid S-Man) MN
R Haddock (AB) RN   R J Mitchell (RCN) PO   Capt T Maxwell MN (OBE)
S M Haire (SM) ELR   A O’Neill (LAC) RAF   J McColwell (Eng) MN
D Hamill Canadian Army   E O’Neill ATS   W McCullough MN
W Hunter (Cop) RAF         S Ogle MN