Belfast Newsletter - 23 July 1945

Died on Active Service

DANIELSEN -- Major George Frederick Christian Danielsen, M.B.E., The Royal Warwickshire Regt., only son of Col. and Mrs. Danielsen, Edgbaston, Birmingham, and husband of Peggy, now presumed to have been killed in action in the Aegean Sea on October 23-24, 1943. Please, no letters. Amor Omnia Vincit.

Roll of Honour -- In Memoriam

STERLING -- In proud and treasured memory of our dearly-loved son, Pilot Officer Robert Camac Sterling, Royal Air Force, killed in action, July 23, 1940, aged 22 years.


JOSLIN--MacAULEY -- The engagement is announced between Captain Alan Frederick Joslin, Intelligence Corps. only son of Mr. and Mrs. F. W. Joslin, Flax Cottage, Nelson Place, Broadstairs, formerly of 28, Holland Road, Clacton-on-Sea, and Kathleen Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. P. MacAuley, Craigmore, Aghalee, Co. Antrim.

Golden Weddings

FERGUSON--DICKSON -- July 23, 1895, at Edinburgh, Norman D. Ferguson, to Jessie M. Dickson. Present address: Clonaslee, Banbridge. County Down.


CREE -- July 21, 1945, at the residence of her brother-in-law, Alexander McCracken, Ballyskeagh, Newtownards, Agnes, widow of William James Cree, Ballybarnes. Funeral to Movilla Cemetery to-morrow (Tuesday), at 2 p.m., cortege passing through Newtownards about 2.30 p.m. House private. Deeply regretted.

DONALD -- July 21, 1945, Samuel John Watt Donald, M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O., of Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, beloved husband of Florence Donald, younger son of the late James and Mary Donald, of Ballyrickard, Larne, and dearly-loved brother of W. J. F. Donald, Ballygally.

GILLESPIE -- July 21, 1945, at Rathmore, Balfour Avenue, Whitehead, Mary Clarke Gillespie, widow of Johnston Hunter Gillespie. House and funeral private.

HODGEON -- July 20, 1945, at her parents' residence, 36, English Street, Belfast, Mary (nee McIlduff), dearly beloved daughter of Patrick and Mary McIlduff. Funeral from above address to-day (Monday), at 2 o'clock, to Milltown Cemetery. Deeply regretted by her sorrowing Father and Mother, Sisters and Brothers: also her little Son, Jim: Nephews, Nieces: also Sisters-in-law and Brothers-in-law. Mother of Perpetual Succour, intercede for her.

KNOX -- July 18, 1945, John G., aged 86.

LAMBLE -- July 22, 1945, Thomas J., dearly-loved husband of Nan Lamble, 4, Woodland Avenue. House and funeral private. No flowers.

LEWIS -- July 22, 1945, at Laurel Vale, Aghalee, Anne L. Lewis (late of Hawthornsyde). Funeral to-morrow (Tuesday), at 2-30 p.m., to the family burying-ground, Magheragall.

MOORE -- July 21, 1945, at her residence, Loughgall, Co. Armagh, Dora Alicia, widow of John Moore. Funeral to-day (Monday), at 2 p.m., to the family burying-ground, Loughgall.

McCARRISON -- July 21, 1945, at a Nursing Home, Robert Frederick, 93, Lansdowne Road, Belfast (late "Northern Whig"), loved husband of Caroline W. McCarrison and dear daddy of Audrey. House and funeral private.

McCAUGHEY -- July 22, 1945, at the home of her parents, Kathleen A. McCaughey, M.B., dearly-loved daughter of Tom and Annie McCaughey, Eglish, Rathkenny, Co. Antrim. Funeral to-morrow (Tuesday), at 2-30 p.m., to First Broughshane Burying-ground. House private.

McCOWATT -- July 21, 1945, at her residence, Strathleven, Lady's Mile, Holywood, Elizabeth, widow of Andrew McCowatt. Funeral private. No flowers, by request. Deeply regretted.

PRICE -- July 21, 1945 (suddenly), at his residence, Drumalis, Portadown, George Price. Funeral to-day (Monday), at 2 p.m., to Tartaraghan Churchyard. Deeply regretted.

RICHARDSON -- July 14, 1945, at West Ryde, New South Wales, Australia, Gertrude Shannon, wife of Norman Richardson and only daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Bell, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone. (By Cable).

STOCKMAN -- July 22, 1945, at her residence, Galgorm, Gracehill, Elizabeth, widow of Samuel Stockman. Funeral to-morrow (Tuesday), at 3 p.m., to Trinity Churchyard, Ahoghill. Deeply regretted.

WAUGH -- July 20, 1945, at Ards District Hospital, Margaret, dearly-loved wife of Alexander Waugh, Ballybuttle, Millisle. Funeral from Doggart's Private Mortuary, Newtownards, to Donaghadee Churchyard, to-day (Monday), at 2 p.m. Deeply regretted by her sorrowing Husband and Relatives.

WRIGHT -- July 22, 1945, at Royal Victoria Hospital, James, dearly-loved husband of Margaret Wright, White House, Kilcoan, Islandmagee. Funeral from his late residence to-morrow (Tuesday), 24th inst., at 3 o'clock, to New Cemetery, Islandmagee. Deeply regretted by his sorrowing Wife and Family circle.


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