Use has been made of a variety of (re)sources in the preparation of the following WebPages. These include contemporary reports in local newspapers (mainly the Larne Times and Larne Gazette News ), various memorials and rolls of honour, and the Commonwealth War Graves Commission's 'Debt of Honour' Register; Soldier Died in the Great War CD; The Great War Forum Users at http://1914-1918.org/forum/ ;various books and publications ;some use has been made of the Census Returns for 1901 and 1911and the Electoral Register for 1915.

This research is not meant to be a comprehensive or authoritative account of the  LARNE URBAN DISTRICT'S contribution to World War One. Furthermore, it should be noted that the information herein can not be fully accurate. For example, the identification of a particular individual or his regiment is made difficult in some instances as spelling of the surname can vary or the newspaper reports and other records contained insufficient detail, errors and even contradictory information. Corrections are welcome, as well as additions. This research is not motivated by any religious or political reasons or ideology but purely to supply a new source of information concerning those that gave their lives in the Great War 1914-18 from the LARNE URBAN DISTRICT'S.

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This website was updated on 1st January 2009

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01-01-2009