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A crowd-sourced tribute to thousands of people connected to the Battle of the Somme

John Doyle for Sapper Joseph Niland

Dedicated to Sapper Joseph Niland

by John Doyle

My Great Grandfather. A Cooper at Guinness in Dublin. Enlisted April 1915. Served with 179th Tunnelling Company, Royal Engineers, the unit which completed and detonated the Lochangar and Y Sap mines at 7:28am 1st July 1916. Killed in Action March 1917.