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WORLD WAR I: Appendix: List of County Kildare Casualties

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O’Brien-Butler, P. Rank; Captain, Royal Army Medical Corps, 16th Lancers. Killed in action, Bailleul, France, November 1, 1914. Born Leslie House, Kildare.

O’Brien, John, Reg. No. 15418. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. 8/9 th Batt. Killed in action, France, March 25, 1918. Born Naas, Co. Kildare.

O’Brien, Joseph. Rank; Private. Died 1916. Born Kilcavine, Naas.

O’Brien, Michael. Reg. No. 4656. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 2 nd Batt. Died home, December 25, 1917. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

O’Brien, Thomas. Reg. No. 11502. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Regiment, 7 th Batt. Killed in action, France, March 21, 1918. Born Naas, Co. Kildare.

O’Brien, Thomas. Rank; Private, Irish Guards. Died 1918. Born Athy.

O’Brien, William. Reg. No. 1821. Rank; Private, Cavalry Special Reserve (South Irish Horse). Reported active, August 25, 1917. Born Naas. (W. O’Brien appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

O’Brien, William. Reg. No. 25657. Died March 21, 1918. Born Naas.

O’Conan, Edward. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Wounded 1915. Born Athy.

O’Connell, James. Reg. No. 3088. Rank; Private, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, 7 th Reserve. Died at home, April 17, 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

O’Connor, Christopher. Reg. No. 24502. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 9 th Batt. Killed in action, France, August 5, 1917. Born Castledermot, Co. Kildare.

O’Connor, Frank. Belgian Army Service Corps. Reported active November 7, 1914. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare.

O’Connor, Hubert Michael. Rank; Lieutenant. Reported active, November 7, 1914. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare. (H.M. O’Connor was the son of Dr. Charles O’Connor, Celbridge. See next entry ‘O’Connor, Hubert’; his name is listed on Commonwealth’s Graves Web Site as Hubert Michael).

O’Connor, Hubert. Rank; Captain, Shropshire Light Infantry. Died of wounds, France, August 17, 1917. Born Celbridge. Decoration Military Cross. (See above entry O’Connor, Hubert Michael).

O’Connor, John. Reg. No. 21771. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, Gallipoli, December 28, 1915. Born Kill, Co. Kildare.

O’Connor, John. Reg. No. 23162. Died December 28, 1915. Born Kill.

O’Donnell, Patrick. Reg. No. 72683. Rank; Gunner, Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds, France, July 31, 1916. Born Naas, Ireland. Decoration Distinguished Conduct Medal.

O’Halloran, William. Reg. No. 4800. Rank; Sergeant, Royal Munster Fusiliers, 1st Batt. Killed in action, France, November 4, 1916. Born Co. Kildare.

O’Hara, John. Reg. No. 2755320. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, 1/7 th Batt. Died of wounds, France, April 23, 1917. Born Kildare.

O’Hara, Michael. Reg. No. 10217. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Died of wounds, France, May 11, 1915. Born Ballymore-Eustace, Co. Kildare.

O’Keefe, Michael. Reg. No. 5827. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, October 23, 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

O’Keeffe, P. Reg. No. 6801. Rank; Private, Irish Guards. Reported wounded, October 21, 1916. Born Athy.

Oldham, Michael. Reg. No. 59607. Rank; Private Northumberland Fusiliers 9 th Batt. Killed in action, France, October 24, 1918. Born Kildare.

O’Leary, John. Reg. No. 6783. Died 1917. Born Naas.

O’Leary, T. Reg. No. T.51069. Rank; Private, Middlesex Regiment. Reported wounded, May 31, 1917. Born Kildare.

O’Mara, Patrick. Reg. No. 13268. Died September 27, 1915. Born Kildare.

O’Neill. Reg. No. 10450. Rank; Private, Irish Guards. Reported wounded, April 28, 1917. Born Kildare.

O’Neill, Denis. Reg. No. 4541. Rank; Rifleman, Royal Irish Rifles, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, July 1, 1916. Born Kildare.

O’Neill, Denis. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment. Reported active, serving at the Dardanelles, September 25, 1915. Born Clane, Co. Kildare.

O’Neill, D.J. Rank; Private. Reported wounded, August 12, 1916, later confirmed dead. Born Ladytown, Sallins.

O’Neill, Frank. Rank; Sergeant, Connaught Rangers. Prisoner of War, 1918. Born Curragh Camp.

O’Neill, J. Reg. No. 19193. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, July 7, 1917. Born Newbridge.

O’Neill, Joseph. Reg. No. 10477. Rank; Private, Connaught Rangers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action France, September 20, 1914. Born Kilcullen, Co. Kildare.

O’Neill, Thomas. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported died at Curragh Camp (from anaesthetic), June 26, 1915. Born Naas. (Question as to whether T. O’Neill was from Naas).

O’Neill, William. Reg. No. 14461. Rank, Private, The Lancashire Fusiliers, 17 th Batt. Killed in action, France, November 26, 1916. Born Kildare.

O’Reilly, B. Rank; Lieutenant, 4th Hussars. Active 1917. Born 1917.

O’Reilly, Joseph. Reg. No. 19966. Rank; Acting Sergeant, Royal Irish Fusiliers, 8 th Batt. Died of wounds, France, September 21, 1916. Born Kildare.

O’Reilly, Patrick. Reg. No. 28656. Died March 21, 1918. Born Maynooth.

O’Rourke, James. Reg. No. 7788. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Regiment 6 th Batt. Killed in action, France, April 5, 1917. Born Kildare.

O’Rourke, Thomas. Reg. No. S/43267. Died April 16, 1918. Born Kildare.

O’Toole, Patrick. Reg. No. 11241. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action Gallipoli, April 30, 1915. Born Kilcullen, Co. Kildare.

Owens. Rank; Sergeant, Royal Irish Rifles. Born Kildare. Decoration Bar to Military Medal, 1918.