Lot 160: A WW1 'Dead Mans Penny'

Lot 160: A WW1 'Dead Mans Penny'

Est: £80 - £120
Passed

North Coast Auction Rooms

June 22, 2019 12:30 PM BST
Portrush, Ireland

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Item Overview

Description: A WW1 'Dead Mans Penny', or memorial death plaque, cast in bronze, named 'Charles Carey', measuring 12cm wide. CAREY, Charles, 27608, Private, 7/8th Royal Irish Fusiliers, died of wounds on 21 November 1917, he is buried in Bucquoy Road Cemetery, Pas de Calais. He was born at Omerbane, Cloughmills on the 25 April 1895, the son of farmer Bernard Carey, recorded as Keary, and Magey (Margaret) McCallister or McAlister. The couple had married in Cloughmills RC Chapel on the 10 October 1875. Charles enlisted in Bathgate, Scotland but home was still Omerbane, Cloughmills

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Auction Details

June 22nd Antiques & Collectables Auction!

By North Coast Auction Rooms

June 22, 2019, 12:30 PM BST

Portrush, Ireland

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