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WORLD WAR I: Appendix: List of County Kildare Casualties

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Gaffney, C. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, August 12, 1916. Born Kilcock.

Gallery, John Richard. Reg. No. 6828. Rank; Private, Coldstream Guards. Killed in action, France, September 6, 1914. Born Curragh, Co. Kildare.

Galligan, Walter. Reg. No. 25907. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Died of wounds, France June 4, 1918. Born Prosperous, Co. Kildare.

Galway, Frederick. Reg. No. 5048. Rank; Regimental Sergeant-Major, The Lanchasire Fusiliers, 10 th Batt. Died of wounds, France, September 19, 1915. Born Curragh, Co. Kildare.

Gamble, William Henry. Reg. No. 10489. Rank; Private, Manchester Regiment, 18 th Batt. Died France, July 13, 1918. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare.

Gannon, James. Reg. No. 6492. Rank; Corporal, Royal Munster Fusiliers, 8 th Batt.. Reported missing, October 21, 1916, later confirmed killed September 3, 1916. Born Suncroft, Co. Kildare, Age 31. Decorations King’s & Queen’s South African Medals. (Other information suggests that J. Gannon may have been part of the Royal Irish Regiment).

Garland, James. Reg. No. 6764. Rank; Private, Royal Scots Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Died, France, June 16, 1915. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare.

Garrett, H. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Reported killed in action, February 10, 1917. Born Curragh, Co. Kildare.

Garry, James. Reg. No. 10151. Rank; Corporal, Leinster Regiment, 2 nd Batt. Died of wounds, April 9, 1917 (Calais Hospital). Born Monasterevin, Age 19.

Gaynor, Michael. Reg. No. 3361. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, October 12, 1916. Born Leixlip, Co. Kildare.

Geraty. Rank; Sergeant, Royal Engineers. Reported active, January 16, 1915. Born Naas. Decoration Legion of Honour and Medal of Honour.

Gibney, Patrick. Reg. No. 13033. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, July 1, 1916. Born Kilcock, Co. Kildare.

Gibson, William. Reg. No. 4635. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 1 st Batt. Reported missing, later confirmed killed in action, September 15, 1916. Born Rathangan, Age 19.

Gilbank, Gerald. Reg. No. 200388. Rank; Private, The London Regiment, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, May 3, 1917. Born Curragh Camp.

Ging, Michael. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 8 th Batt. Killed in action, France, July 10, 1916. Born Cookstown, Co. Kildare.

Ging, W. Reg. No. 4635. Rank; Private, Irish Guards. Died 1916. Born Rathangan.

Gleeson, Christopher. Reg. No. 8509. Rank; Rifleman, Royal Irish Rifles, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, May 1, 1916. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Gleeson, Patrick. Royal Irish Guards. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (P. Gleeson appeared on the Naas Roll of Honour).

Goble, Charles. Reg. No. 183811. Rank; Gunner, Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action, France, September 24, 1917. Born Curragh Camp, Ireland. (According to Commonwealth War Graves Commission Records,mother from Chester and wife Oldham?)

Gogarty, Michael. Rank; Sergeant, Royal Air Force, Flying Corps. Reported home on leave, August 24, 1918. Born Naas.

Goldie, Henry-Chapman. Reg. No. 101106. Rank; Private, Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry), formerly 2/1 st (Essex Regiment) Yorkshire Yeomanry. Died of wounds, Egypt, December 3, 1917. Born Curragh, Co. Kildare.

Good, Frederick. Reg. No. G/65387. Rank; Private, Royal Fusiliers, 4 th Batt. (formerly E.K.R.). Killed in action, France, March 28, 1918. Born Kildare.

Goodall, Stephen. Reg. No. 26086. Rank; Private, Dorset Regiment, 5 th Batt. (formerly Royal Berkshire Reg.) Killed in action, France, June 14, 1917. Born Naas, Co. Kildare.

Goodman, Alfred R. Died 1917. Born Kill.

Goodman, John H. Died 1917. Born Kill.

Goodwin, David. Reg. No. 23740. Rank; Private, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, 9 th Batt. Killed in action, France, July 1, 1916. Born Whitechurch, Co. Kildare.

Gordon, James. Royal Irish Regiment. Reported active March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (J. Gordon appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Gordon, John. Reg. No. 8898. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Regiment. Reported wounded October 21, 1916. Born Naas.

Gorman, John. Reg. No. 18489. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Fusiliers, 7 th Batt. Killed in action, France, July 7, 1916. Born Curragh, Co. Kildare.

Gorry, J. Reg. No. 24825. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, October 21, 1916. Born Rathangan.

Gorry, J.J. Rank; Lieutenant, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported killed in action. Born Naas. (No date is given – no record of a Lieutenant Gorry or from Dublin Fusiliers, killed in WWI inCommonwealth War Graves Commission Records).

Gorry, William. Reg. No. 18052. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, Gallipoli, June 30, 1915. Born Kildare. (Son of Michael and Jane, Canal Bank, Annsborough, Rathangan)

Gott, John. Reg. No. 11438. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Rifles, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, July 20, 1918. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare.

Goucher, Thomas. Reg. No. 19318. Rank; Sergeant, Royal Irish Fusiliers, 9 th Batt. Killed in action, France, January 22, 1918. Born Straffan, Co. Kildare.

Goucher, W. Wounded 1916. Born Kill, Co. Kildare.

Granger, Maurice J. Reg. No. 7972. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, October 20, 1915. Born Eadestown, Co. Kildare, Age 24.

Granger, Miles. Royal Irish Guards. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (M. Granger appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Grant, D. Army Service Corps. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas.

Graves, N.C.P. Rank; Lieutenant. Active. Born Cookstown. (N. Graves was listed in the “Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Ireland Roll of Honour, The Great War 1914-1919” under Lodge 470, Cookstown).

Graves, T.F. Rank; Lieutenant. Active. Born Cookstown. (T. Graves was listed in the “Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Ireland Roll of Honour, The Great War 1914-1919” under Lodge 470, Cookstown).

Gray, Edward Richard. Reg. No. 14775. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded. Born Rathgar, Naas. Awarded a Parchment Certificate for gallantry. (No date given, when wounded – Rathgar or Rathasker, Naas – Rathgar might mean Dublin?).

Gray, John. Reg. No. 25073. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, December 2, 1916. Born Naas.

Green, John Henry. Reg. No. 8585. Rank; Private, Royal Lancashire Regiment, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, May 8, 1915. Born St. Georges, Curragh.

Greene, W. Reg. No. 26373. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, October 14, 1916. Born Leixlip.

Greer, Eric. Rank; Lieutenant-Colonel, Brigade of Guards. Reported killed in action, August 11, 1917. Born Curragh Grange, Co. Kildare. Decoration Military Cross.

Greer, Frank. Rank; Lieutenant, Irish Guards. Reported killed in action, February 10, 1917. Born Curragh Grange, Co. Kildare. Decoration Military Cross.

Griffin, Richard. 4 th Hussars. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas. (R. Griffin appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Grimes, Christopher. Reg. No. 19095. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 9 th Batt. Killed in action, France, April 29, 1916. Born Kilcullen, Co. Kildare, Age 30.

Grimes, Thomas. Reg. No. 4354. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, Gallipoli August 7, 1915. Born Narraghmore, Co. Kildare.

Grogan, James. Reg. No. 17514. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, Gallipoli, July 12, 1915. Born Bolton, Moone.

Grogan, James. Reg. No. 8430. Rank; Private, Connaught Rangers, 1 st Batt. Died of wounds, France, July 8, 1915. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare.

Grogan, Peter. Reg. No. 24908. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 8 th Batt. Killed in action, France, May 19, 1917. Born Clane, Co. Kildare.

Guilfoyle. Reg. No. 16972. Rank; Sergeant-Major, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported died of wounds, November 4, 1916. Born Enfield.

Guilfoyle, E. Reg. No. 15848. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported killed in action, November 11, 1916. Born Curragh.