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James Tinneny

Royal Air Force

Photo courtesy of Betty Tinneny.

James is the son of Francis Tinneny of Belturbet County Cavan, Ireland and Margaret Coleman.  He was born in Roslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland.  In 1941 when he was 16 years old, he enlisted in the Royal Air Force. He was trained as a ground gunner and his assignments took him to far away Rakavik Iceland, the Shetland Islands, Scotland and to various places around England.  He separated from the RAF in 1945 with the rank of corporal.


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