Robert H Lennox


Name:   Robert H Lennox
Nationality:   United Kingdom
Rank: S/Sgt.
Regiment/Service:   Ulster Defence Regiment
Unit Text:   F Coy. 5th Btn.
Age:   61
Born:   26th April 1915.
Enlisted:   Magherafelt, 1970.
Date Disembarkation:  
Residence:   Curran, Magherafelt.
Date of Death:   2nd April 1976
Service No:   24205040
Casualty Type:  
Grave/Memorial Ref:  
Cemetery:   St Swithin’s Churchyard, Magherafelt.
Additional information:   Bobby Lennox was a part-time member of the UDR and a postman. He was ambushed and shot while delivering mail to an isolated house at Drumard, Knockloughrim.
Bobby had served in the army during WWII with: The Royal Artillery from 13/4/1939, the Royal Ulster Rifles from 10/3/1945 and The Seaforth Highlanders from 14/9/1945 to his demob on 2/4/1946. His service number was 1450643.
Bobby was married to Ina and had a family of five children Anne, Gilbert, Elizabeth, Richard and Simon.
Bobby Lennox during WWII
The memorial plaque to Bobby Lennox in Termoneeny Parish Church, Knockloughrim.
Memorial to Bobby Lennox in Curran Masonic Hall.
Bobby Lennox’s headstone in St. Swithin’s graveyard, Magherafelt.

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