Connected records

Record:
McGOWAN, JOHN
Additional information:
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 42 and 44.
Country:
Belgium

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Mcgowan, John
Memorial:
Maxwelltown and Troqueer Memorial (WMR 5862)
Location:
Maxwelltown, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, John
Memorial:
Dumfries Waterloo Road Congregational Church WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 81956)
Location:
Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, John
Memorial:
Laurieston School (WMR 76556)
Location:
Laurieston, Central
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, John
Memorial:
Men Of Portrush District (WMR 21)
Location:
Portrush, Antrim
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, John
Memorial:
Alexandria / Bonhill / Vale of Leven (WMR 54304)
Location:
Alexandria, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, J
Memorial:
Squadron Leader D Jones DFC - WW2 (WMR 29329)
Location:
Arlingham, Gloucestershire
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, J
Memorial:
Liverpool Stock Exchange (WMR 2443)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, J
Memorial:
Church of the Ascension Plaque (WMR 71155)
Location:
Easington Colliery, Durham
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, J
Memorial:
Laurieknowe Church WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71550)
Location:
Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, J
Memorial:
Kilsyth Public Band (WMR 5989)
Location:
Kilsyth, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, J
Memorial:
Bathgate (WMR 5642)
Location:
Bathgate, Lothian
Name recorded:
Mcgowan, J
Memorial:
St Brides Church Roll Of Honour (WMR 15289)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside

The regimental War Diaries are held at The UK National Archives and as of April 2020 have been made available for free download*. They are the official unit war diaries for the British Army that contain records of daily activities, including casualties. They are not personal diaries.
* you will need to register for an account and login to get access to the downloads. When following the link from any record be sure to make a note of the page number. You will then have to download the full diary in pdf format and search for the respective page and hence entry.

Name:
Second Lieutenant G McGowan
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
20 Oct 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 5 Battalion Cheshire Regiment (page 30)