Abbreviations

  
PRINCIPAL SOURCES
AIFPThe AIF Project
A&RN BMDArmy and Royal Navy Birth, Marriage and Death Records
ARoSEArmy Registers of Soldiers’ Effects
AWMAustralian War memorial
AWM NRDAustralian War Memorial Nominal Roll Database
BNLBelfast News Letter
BRCSRBritish Red Cross Service Records
CEF CWGRCanadian Expeditionary Force, Commonwealth War Graves Registers
CWGCCommonwealth War Graves Commission
CWGC CRCWGC Cemetery Register
CWGC CGBRCWGC Concentration of Graves, Burial Return
CWGC GRRCWGC Graves Registration Report
CWGC HIRCWGC Headstone Inscription Report
CWGC MRCWGC Memorial Register
CWGR CoCCanada War Graves Registers, Circumstances of Casualty
FAUPCFriends Ambulance Unit Personnel Cards
FTFarset Trust
HrldLisburn Herald
IMRIreland's Memorial Record
LACLibrary and Archives Canada
LGLondon Gazette
MICMedal Index Card
NAINational Archive of Ireland
OH"Our Heroes" (Linenhall Library)
PCIRoHPresbyterian Church in Ireland Roll of Honour
POP. Orr. "Road to the Somme"
PRPension Records
RN M&ARRoyal Navy Medal and Award Rolls
RN RoSSRoyal Navy Registers of Seamen’s Services
RN&RM WGRRoyal Navy and Royal Marine War Graves Roll
SDGWSoldiers Died in the Great War
Sams.Samuels. "With the Ulster Division in France"
StndLisburn Standard
SWBSilver War Badge
SRService Records
TNAThe National Archive
WAR MEMORIALS AND BURIAL GROUNDS
ABGAghalee Burial Ground
AhPCWMAnnahilt Presbyterian Church
APaCWMAghalee (Holy Trinity) Parish Church
BhPaCWMBroomhedge (St. Matthew’s) Parish Church
BMCBallinderry (Church of Ireland) Middle Church
BMHWMBallinderry Memorial Hall
1stBmPCWMFirst Boardmills Presbyterian Church
2ndBmPCWMSecond Boardmills Presbyterian Church
BPaCWMBallinderry Parish Church
BPCBallinderry Presbyterian Church
BRAWMBelfast Royal Academy
CWMChrist Church, Lisburn
1stDaPCWMFirst Dromara Presbyterian Church
2ndDaPCRoHSecond Dromara Presbyterian Church
DbPaCWMDrumbo (Holy Trinity) Parish Church, Ballylesson
DbPCWMDrumbo Presbyterian Church
DdPCWMDundrod Presbyterian Church
DmPaCWMDunmurry (St. Colman’s) Parish Church
DmPCWMDunmurry Presbyterian Church
DgPaCWMDrumbeg, St. Patrick's, Parish Church
DPaCWMDerriaghy Parish Church
EPaCWMEglantine Parish Church
FSLWMFriends School, Lisburn
GOHWMGlenavy Orange Hall
GPaCWMGlenavy Parish Church
GWMGlenavy
H'bPCWMHillsborough Presbyterian Church
H'bWMHillsborough
HPCWMHillhall Presbyterian Church
HWMHilden, Glenmore and Lambeg
KMCWMKilwarlin Moravian Church
LaPaCWMLambeg Parish Church
LCWMLisburn Cathedral
LgPCWMLegacurry Presbyterian Church
LKPaCWMLower Kilwarlin (St. James’s) Parish Church
LMCWMLisburn Methodist Church
1stLPCWMFirst Lisburn Presbyterian Church
LRCCRoHLisburn Roman Catholic Church Roll of Honour (Lisburn Standard 22.12.16 p. 6 and 28.12.17 p. 6)
LWMLisburn
MCBWMMethodist College Belfast
MoPaCWMMoira (St. John’s) Parish Church
MoPCWMMoira Presbyterian Church
MPaCWMMagheragall Parish Church
MPCWMMagheragall Presbyterian Church
MWMMoira
MzPCWMMaze Presbyterian Church
PSPCMWRSPC memorial window
RSPCWMRailway Street, Presbyterian Church
SPCWMSloan Street, Presbyterian Church
StJtBPaCWMSt. John the Baptist Parish Church, Suffolk
StJMRoHSt. John's Church of Ireland, Moira
StMPaCWMSt. Malachy's Parish Church, Hillsborough
QUBWMQueens University Belfast
REGIMENTS, CORPS etc
ACBdeArmoured Car Brigade
ACDArmy Chaplains Department
ACCArmy Cyclist Corps
AckRAuckland Regiment
AEFAustralian Expeditionary Force
AIAustralian Infantry
AIFAustralian Imperial Force
ARAlberta Regiment
ASHArgyll and Southern Highlanders
BCRBritish Columbia Regiment
BEFBritish Expeditionary Force
BRBorder Regiment
BWBlack Watch
CASCCanadian Army Service Corps
CEFCanadian Expeditionary Force
CFACanadian Field Artillery
CGGCanadian Grenadier Guards
CHCameron Highlanders
CICanadian Infantry
ChRCheshire Regiment
CMRCanadian Mounted Rifles
CORCentral Ontario Regiment
CRConnaught Rangers
CtbRCanterbury Regiment
DCLIDuke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
DepDepot
DLIDurham Light Infantry
ELREast Lancashire Regiment
Ent battEntrenching battalion
EOREastern Ontario Regiment
EYREast Yorkshire Regiment
FAField Ambulance
FAUFriends Ambulance Unit
GALGeneral Army List
GarGarrison battalion
GGGrenadier Guards
GNDGuardia Nacional Dominicana
HLIHighland Light Infantry
HRHampshire Regiment
IGIrish Guards
IYImperial Yeomanry
KARKing's African Rifles
KEHKing Edward’s Horse
KLRKing's Liverpool Regiment
KOSBKing's Own Scottish Boarderers
KRIHKing's Royal Irish Hussars
KRRCKing's Royal Rifle Corps
KSLIKing's Shropshire Light Infantry
LCLabour Corps
LRLeinster Regiment
LRCLight Railway Company
LstRLeicestershire Regiment
MGCMachine Gun Corps
MGC(I)Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
MGC(T)Machine Gun Corps (Tanks)
MMRMercantile Marine Reserve
MRManchester Regiment
MtbaRManitoba Regiment
MTTDMotor Transport Training Depot
NFNorthumberland Fusiliers
NIHNorth Irish Horse
NLRNorth Lancashire Regiment
NSRNorth Staffordshire Regiment
NZEFNew Zealand Expeditionary Force
PPCLIPrincess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry
QAIMNSQueen Alexandria’s Imperial Military Nursing Service
QRQuebec Regiment
RBRifle Brigade
RAFRoyal Air Force
RAMCRoyal Army Medical Corps
RAOCRoyal Army Ordnance Corps
RASCRoyal Army Service Corps
RAVCRoyal Army Veterinary Corps
RBRRoyal Berkshire Regiment
RDFRoyal Dublin Fusiliers
RERoyal Engineers
RFRoyal Fusiliers
RFARoyal Field Artillery
RFCRoyal Flying Corps
RGARoyal Garrison Artillery
RHGRoyal Horse Guards
RInFRoyal Inniskilling Fusiliers
RIRRoyal Irish Rifles
RIrFRoyal Irish Fusiliers
RIrRRoyal Irish Regiment
RLRKing's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment
RMRoyal Marine
RMLIRoyal Marine Light Infantry
RMFRoyal Munster Fusiliers
RNRoyal Navy
RNASRoyal Naval Air Service
RN Div.Royal Naval Division
RSRoyal Scots (Lothian Regiment)
RSFRoyal Scots Fusiliers
RSRRoyal Sussex Regiment
RURRoyal Ulster Rifles
RWKRRoyal West Kent Regiment
SAEFSouth African Expeditionary Force
SAMCSouth African Medical Corps
SasRSaskatchewan Regiment
SeHSeaforth Highlanders
SGScots Guards
SHScottish Highlanders
SIHSouth Irish Horse
SLRSouth Lancashire Regiment
SRScottish Rifles
TCTunnelling Company
TMBTrench Mortar Battery
USMCUnited States Marine Corps
VADVoluntary Aid Detachment
WOWar Office
WORWestern Ontario Regiment
WRWellington Regiment
YLRYork and Lancaster Regiment
YRYorkshire Regiment
RANK
AcmAircraftman
ASAble Seaman
BomBombardier
BugBugler
ChpChaplain
CivCivilian
CplCorporal
CptCaptain
CSMCompany sergeant major
DvrDriver
FmFireman
GdsGuardsman
GnrGunner
LccLeading carpenters Crew
LcplLance corporal
LsgtLance sergeant
LtLieutenant
2LtSecond Lieutenant
LtColLieutenant Colonel
MajMajor
OSOrdinary Seaman
POPetty Officer
PvtPrivate
QMSQuarter master sergeant
(rank)acting ...
RmRifleman
SapSapper
SgnSignaller
SgtSergeant
SNStaff Nurse
StkStoker
StrSister
TprTropper
WtrWaiter
UNITS
BdeBrigade
BnBattalion
BtyBattery
CCSCasualty Clearing Station
Coy.Company
IBInfantry Brigade
SHStationary Hospital
MEDALS
BWM & VMBritish War Medal and Victory Medal
DCMDistinguished Conduct Medal
DSODistinguished Service Order
LoHLegion of Honour
MCMilitary Cross
MMMilitary Medal
MISCELLANEOUS
AFArmy Form
DoWDied of wounds (or duration of the war)
FFFrance and Flanders
FHSFamily Headstone
FSLFriends’ School, Lisburn
KIAKilled in action
MIAMissing in action
noknext of kin
OSover seas
OSFSLOld Scholar, Friends’ School, Lisburn.
PoWPrisoner of war
UPSUlster Provincial School, subsequently Friends’ School, Lisburn