John Morrison

Private John Morrison of Portadown, Co. Armagh served in The Pioneer Corps. He died on 13th February 1944 while undergoing treatment at the Armagh Sanatorium.


John Morrison


Private John Morrison (13037828) served in The Pioneer Corps during the Second World War. He was the son of Joseph Morrison and Elizabeth Morrison of Derrinraw Road, Tartaraghan, Portadown, Co. Armagh, and the husband of Margaret H. Morrison of Portadown, Co. Armagh.

Private Morrison died on 13th February 1944 aged 45 years old at Armagh Sanatorium, Armagh, Co. Armagh where he had been undergoing treatment from a Dr. Robinson. His grave is in Old Ground, Grave 179 of Drumcree Church of Ireland Churchyard, Portadown, Co. Armagh. In 2018, his name was a new addition to the Portadown War Memorial, Portadown, Co. Armagh. His headstone bears the inscription:

Worthy of everlasting remembrance.

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