8th Battalion, Royal Irish Rifles
The son of S. W. Boyd, Claremont House, Ardenlee Avenue, Belfast, Cecil entered CCB in September 1910.
He was killed in action on the 23rd November 1917 during the Battle of Cambrai. He is commemorated on the Cambrai War Memorial at Louverval in addition to having his name cited on the Balmoral Golf Club First World War Memorial to the fallen.
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