Portadown War Memorial

Unveiled on 13th November 1925, the Portadown War Memorial, Portadown, Co. Armagh lists the names of many men and women killed in both World Wars.

Aubrey Burke

Aubrey Burke

Corporal | 7046114

Corporal Aubrey Burke died on 16th August 1946. The former soldier had demobilised from the Royal Ulster Rifles and returned to his hometown of Portadown.

Charles Joseph McVeigh

Sergeant | 7013567

Sergeant Charles Joseph McVeigh of Lurgan, Co. Armagh died on 12th August 1944 during the Battle of Normandy. He landed on Sword Beach on D-Day in 1944.

Ernest Lynas

Lance Corporal | 7043594

Lance Corporal Ernest Lynas of Laurelvale, Co. Armagh lived in Portadown. He died on 25th September 1944 during the retreat from Arnhem.

Ernest Stewart Currie

Driver | T/107789

Ernest Stewart Currie of Portadown, Co. Armagh was a Driver in the Royal Army Service Corps at his time of death towards the end of war on 18th June 1945.

Francis Berry

Private | 7013410

Private Francis Berry of Portadown, Co. Armagh served in the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders at his time of death on 1st September 1944.

George Pentland

Gunner | 956614

Gunner George Pentland from Portadown, Co. Armagh died on 20th September 1942 as a result of an accident while serving in wartime England.

Henry Howard Maginn

Sergeant | 637636

Sergeant Henry Howard Maginn of Portadown, Co. Armagh died on 11th September 1942 while returning from an Allied bombing raid over Germany.

James Ernest Ivor Clulow

Sergeant | 7902378

Sergeant James Ernest Ivor Clulow of Portadown, Co. Armagh served in North Irish Horse at his time of death during the Italian campaign on 4th August 1944.

James Whittle

Second Engineer Officer

Second Engineer Officer James Whittle was born in Portadown, Co. Armagh in 1900 He died while serving in the Canadian Merchant Navy on 19th June 1940.