A CALL TO ARMS – CO. KILDARE WWI WAR DEAD, SURNAMES L-M: HELP NEEDED!

by ehistoryadmin on October 10, 2014

 

CALL TO ARMS – CO. KILDARE WWI WAR DEAD, SURNAMES L-M: HELP NEEDED!

Co. Kildare and The First World War

WE NEED YOUR HELP! YOUR COUNTY NEEDS YOU!

This list is a work in progress and will be published as a book in 2015.

Fourth Instalment: SURNAMES L-M

We need feedback and would welcome any additions or corrections people might make: also photos, diaries, medals and memorabilia which could be used for images online or in the forthcoming book would be welcome. People who give material or images of material will be credited as the donors. We are also interested in any information on ‘Kildare’ men active in the war.

Our thanks to:

Raymond Tyrrell, Grace Arnold, Stephen Bolger, Kay Brophy, Marian O’Neill who have corrected or added to our list in the last few weeks.

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Laner, George H. Service No. 9538.  Private, Gordan Highlanders, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, France, 26 October 1914. Born Kildare Town. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 39 to 41, Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Stratford, Essex.

 

Lawler, John. Service No. 6611.  Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Died at home, 3 October 1918. Age 37. Born Athy, Co. Kildare, 1881. Husband of Elizabeth Lawler (née Dunne), Ardree, Athy. Grave or Memorial Reference: Plot 3, St. Michael’s Cemetery, Athy.

 

Lawler, Michael. Service No. 7627.  Private, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 20 October 1914. Age 27. Born Athy, Co. Kildare. Son of Annie Lawler. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 10, Ploegsteert, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Maryborough, Queens Co.

 

Lawler, Thomas. Service No. 15886.  Sapper, Royal Engineers, 7th Field Company. Killed in action, France, 12 November 1915. Born Athy. Grave or Memorial Reference: IX. D. 42, Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Carlow; residence Dublin.

 

Lawlor, Edward. Service No. 10837.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, Belgium, 24 May 1915. Age 21. Born Stradbally, Co. Laois. Son of Margaret Lawlor, 6 Meeting Street, Athy, and the late Edward Lawlor. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 44 and 46, Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Carlow; residence Athy.

 

Lawlor, Patrick. Service No. 27960.  Private, 7th (Queen’s Own) Hussars. Died in the Curragh Military Hospital, as a result of exposure, 9 July 1919. Age 31. Born Kill, Straffan, Co. Kildare. Son of Mrs. Bridget. Lawlor, Kill, Straffan. Grave or Memorial Reference: D. 9. 180, St. Corban’s Cemetery, Naas.

 

Lee, Patrick. Service No. 34538.  Private, The King’s (Liverpool Regiment), 18th Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 23 September 1917. Age 25. Born Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. B. 16, Outtersteene Communal Cemetery Extension, Bailleul, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Seaforth, Lancs; residence Tangardstown, Baltinglass, Co. Wicklow.

 

Leech, James. Service No. 10292.  Private, Irish Guards, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 20 July 1917. Age 45. Born Cloncury, Kilbrook, Enfield, Co. Kildare. Son of the late James and Mary Leech; husband of M. E. Leech, Celbridge. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. E. 14, Bleuet Farm Cemetery, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas.

 

Lenehan, John. Service No. 10346.  Private, Princess Victoria’s (Royal Irish Fusiliers), 1st Battalion. Killed in action, France, 12 October 1916. Age 23. Born Carbury, Co. Kildare. Son of James and Ellen Lenehan, Clonkeeran, Carbury. Grave or Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 15A and 16C, Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

 

Leonard, Patrick. Service No. 7982.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 29 April 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 44 and 46, Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Athy.

 

Leonard, William. Service No. 9390.  Private, Irish Guards, 2nd Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 27 June 1917. Age 26. Born Manor Kilbride, Co. Kildare. Son of Christopher and Alice Leonard, High Street, Wicklow; husband of Bridget Leonard, Upper Cullen, Kilbride, Co. Wicklow. Grave or Memorial Reference: II. E. 22, Mendinghem Military Cemetery, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Kingstown, Co. Dublin.

 

Lewis, Michael. Service No. 5348.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 25 April  1915. Born Back Lane, Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 44 and 46, Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas. Michael and Patrick Lewis were brothers.

 

 

Lewis, Patrick. Service No. 4385.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, Gallipoli, 30 April 1915. Born Back Lane, Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: B. 23, Special Memorial, V Beach Cemetery, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Carlow; residence Naas. Patrick and Michael Lewis were brothers.

 

Libbiter, Christopher. Service No. 1138.  Sergeant, South Lancashire Regiment, 1/4th Battalion. Killed in action, France, 16 June 1915. Age 25. Born Curragh, Co. Kildare. Son of Thomas and Helen Libbiter, 104 Hardy Street, Warrington, Lancs. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 37, Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Warrington, Lancs.

 

Lindsay, Robert B. Service No. WR/22635. Sergeant, Royal Engineers, Road Construction Company. Died in the flu epidemic, 20 December 1918. Age 38. Born in Athy area,  (possibly at Bolton Hill, Moone) in 1880. Son of Duncan and Agnes Lindsay, Ipsen, Wallingford; husband of Mary Anderson Lindsay, 49 Thorncliffe Road, Oxford. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. E. 7. St. Pol British Cemetery, St. Pol-Sur-Ternoise, France. Supplementary Information: Family part of Duke of Leinster’s immigration of Presbyterian farmers from Scotland to the Athy area in the 1850-70 period. Robert was one of four Lindsay children born in Co. Kildare; family returned to UK, c.1883.

 

Lonergan, James. Service No. 8687.  Lance-Sergeant, The King’s (Liverpool Regiment), 1st Battalion. Killed in action, France, 25 September 1915. Born Curragh, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: D. 19A, Cambrin Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin; residence Garden City, Long Island, USA.

 

Loughlin, John. Service No. 5739.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, France, 29 March 1918. Born Abbey Street, Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 79 and 80, Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas.

 

Lowery, James. Service No. 3413,  Gunner, Royal Field Artillery, 62nd Brigade, D Battery. Killed in action, France, 9 April 1917. Born Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Bay 1, Arras Memorial, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Gilford, Co. Down.

 

Lynam, Thomas. Service No. 12931,  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 12 October 1916. Born Laragh, Kilcock, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 16C, Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Dublin.

 

Lyons, Kiernan. Service No. 5505.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 11 May 1915. Age 19. Born Kilcullen, Co. Kildare. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Lyons, Castlemain, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 44 and 46, Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Carlow; residence Kilcullen.

 

Lyons, Michael. Service No. 210583. Able Seaman, Royal Navy. HMS Acorn. Accidentally drowned, 26 December 1914. Age 30. Born ? Son of the late Timothy and Hannorah Lyons, Robertstown, Naas. Parents Robertstown, Naas. Grave or Memorial Reference: 1, Plymouth Naval Memorial, UK.

 

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MacDonnell, Francis William Joseph.  Major, West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales’s Own), 14th Battalion, attached 9th Battalion. Died of dysentery, St. Andrews Hospital, Malta, 4 December 1915. Born Dunfierth, Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: E. EA. A. 682, Addolorata Cemetery, Malta.

 

Magan, Frederick. Service No. 24306. Private, 8th (King’s Royal Irish) Hussars. Died of wounds received in France,  home, 27 February 1915. Age 21.  Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare. Son of Mrs. J. Magan, Main Street, Celbridge. Grave or Memorial Reference: New Ground 51, Donaghcumper Cemetery, Celbridge. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin; residence Celbridge.

 

Maguire, Francis Patrick. Second Lieutenant, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 5th Battalion. Killed in action, 27 April 1918. Born Ballyshannon. Grave or Memorial Reference: A. 21, Five Roads British Cemetery, Hazebrouck, France.

 

Maher, James. Service No. 3840.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1stBattalion. Died of illness, Gallipoli, 19 October 1915. Age 39. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Brother of Mrs. Agnes Porritt, 33 Bramley Street, West Hartlepool. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 190 to 196, Helles Memorial, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Carlow; residence Newbridge.

 

Maher, Martin. Service No. 9206.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Died of wounds, in a German POW Camp, 5 March 1915. Age 30. Born Athy, Co. Kildare. Son of Martin and Ellen Maher, Athy. Grave or Memorial Reference: III. L. I, Niederzwehren Cemetery, Germany. Supplementary information: Enlisted in Carlow. Captured at Ligny, France, on 26 August 1914.

 

 

Maher, Patrick. Service No. 31410.  Private, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians) or 57th Battery, Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action, France, 1918. Age 21. Born 1895, Athy, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference:

 

Maher, Sydney. Service No. 18255.  Sergeant, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 20th Company. Killed in action, France, 9 May 1917. Born Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Bay 10, Arras Memorial, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Devonport; residence Plymouth. Formerly no. 10199 Devon Regiment.

 

Maher, Thomas. Service No. S/7915.  Private, Gordon Highlanders, 8th Battalion. Died of wounds, 20 December 1915. Age 22. Born Athy, Co. Kildare. Son of James and Kate Maher, Barrowhouse, Athy. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. C. 13, Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Kingarth, Bute, Scotland.

 

Mahon, Michael. Service No. 11714. Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Shot dead whilst escaping from German POW Camp, France, 31 August 1918. Age 22. Born Ballymore-Eustace, Co. Kildare. Son of the late Richard and Mary Mahon (née Kenny), Donode, Ballymore Eustace. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 79 and 80, Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Ballymore Eustace. Reported missing 21 March 1918.

 

Mahon, Patrick. Service No. 25385. Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 8th Battalion. Died, Belgium, 14 February 1917. Son of Margaret Mahon, Goatstown, Clane, Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. A. 3, La Laiterie Military Cemetery, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin; residence Dundrum, Dublin.

 

Mahoney, Michael. Service No. 680.  Sergeant, Military Police Corps, Military Foot Police. Died home, 11 February 1916. Born Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: 32211, Soneen Wall 89, Nunhead (All Saints) Cemetery, London. Supplementary information: Enlisted Cork; residence Dover.

 

Malins, Arthur Francis Valentine. Service No. 45229. Driver, Royal Field Artillery, 190th Brigade, A Battery. Died, 23 July 1917. Age 21. Born Newbridge. Son of Capt. F. V. and Annie Malins, 128A, Merton Road, South Wimbledon, London. Grave or Memorial Reference: II. E. 15, Klein-Vierstraat British Cemetery, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Wimbledon; residence Wimbledon.

 

Maloney, Martin. Service No. 4092.  Private, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 7th Battalion. Died of wounds, home, 13 March 1917. Age 33. Born Athy, Co. Kildare. Husband of Ellen Maloney, Castlemitchell, Athy; brother of Mrs. Connolly, Russellstown, Athy. Grave or Memorial Reference: Southwest part, Geraldine Old Graveyard, Kilberry, Athy. Supplementary information: Enlisted Athy; residence Athy.

 

Mangan, Thomas. Service No. 5704.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 16 August 1917. Born Ballymore Eustace, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 144-145, Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas.

 

Manning, Joseph Montague. Service No. 9935.  Private, Royal Munster Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 27 August 1914. Born Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. 16, Etreux British Cemetery, Aisne, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Hong Kong, China; residence Aldershot.

 

Marrable, Francis Arthur. Service No. 14177.  Sergeant, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 7th Battalion, D Company ‘The Pals’. Died of wounds, Gallipoli, 18 August 1915. Age 28. Born Kill, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 190-196, Helles Memorial, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin.

 

Mars, Charles Edwin. Service No. T/23487.  Company Quartermaster Sergeant, Royal Army Service Corps. Died, East Africa,  8 April 1918. Age 26. Born Curragh Camp. Son of Sergeant Major T. Mars (Royal Scots Greys) and Eleanor Mars, Herne Bay, Kent. Grave or Memorial Reference: 5. G. 23, Dar-es-Salaam War Cemetery, Tanzania, Africa. Supplementary information: Enlisted London; residence Herne Bay, Kent. Old Boy of the Duke of York’s Military School.

 

Marsh, James. Service No. 7563.  Private, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died of dysentery, Durban, South Africa, 16 July 1918. Born Naas. Grave or Memorial Reference: F. 89, Durban (Stellawood) Cemetery, South Africa. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Sherlockstown, Sallins, Co. Kildare. Cousin of Michael Murphy, DOW 7 February 1918.

 

Martin, John. Service No. 7022.  Private, The King’s (Liverpool Regiment), 2nd Battalion. Died, India, 26 June 1918. Born Kilcock, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Face 1, Delhi Memorial (India Gate), XXV. E. 2457, Quetta Government Cemetery, India. Supplementary information: Enlisted Gosport, Dorset; residence Kilcock.

 

Martin, John. Service No. 1832.  Private, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 6th Battalion. Killed in action, Chocolate Hill, Gallipoli, 11 August 1915. Age 18 19. Born Monasterevan, Co. Kildare. Son of Thomas and Mary Anne Martin, Burke’s Cottages, Kildare Town. Grave or Memorial Reference: Special memorial C. 16, Embarakation Pier Cemetery, Gallipoli. Supplementary information: Enlisted Maryborough, Queens Co. Decoration: 1914 Star.

 

Martin, Michael. Service No. 6188.  Private, Irish Guards, 2nd Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 28 January 1916. Age 23. Born Co. Kildare. Son of Michael and Jane Martin, Old Grange, Monasterevan, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: VI. A. 7, Merville Communal Cemetery, Nord, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin; residence Old Grange, Monasterevan.

 

Martin, Patrick. Service No. 180366.  Gunner, Royal Garrison Artillery, 188th Siege Battery. Killed in action, France, 8 July 1918. Age 18. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Son of Thomas and Margaret Martin, New Cottages, Moorefield, Newbridge. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. H. 7, Hagle Dump Cemetery, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Curragh; residence Newbridge.

 

Martin, Thomas. Service No. 25432.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 10th Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 8 January 1917. Born Leixlip, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: UJ. 122, St. Patrick’s Glasnevin (Prospect) Cemetery, Dublin. Supplementary information: Enlisted Arklow, Co. Wicklow; residence Sallins.

 

Martin, William. Service No. 19053. Private, East Yorkshire Regiment, 6th Battalion. Died, Dardanelles, 20 October 1915. Born Curragh. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 51-54, Helles Memorial, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Beverley, Yorkshire; residence Bridlington.

 

Masterson, Patrick. Service No. 19636.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 21 March 1918. Born Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 79 and 80, Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas.

 

Masterson, William. Service No. 3359.  Private, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 1st Battalion. Killed in action, France, 27 September 1915. Born Glassealy, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. K. I, Hangard Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Maryborough, Queens Co.

 

Maxfield, Horace. Service No. T/240189.  Private, The Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment), 1st/5th Battalion. Died, Mesopotamia, 22 August 1916. Born Kildare. Son of Mr. J. Maxfield, West Flaxford Cottage, Wamborough, Guildford, Surrey. Grave or Memorial Reference: XXI. S. 41, Baghdad (North Gate) New Cemetery, Iraq. Supplementary information: Enlisted Guildford; residence Guildford.

 

McAuley, Bernard.  Captain, Border Regiment, 6th Battalion. Killed in action, Dardanelles, 7 August 1915. Age 46. Born Kilcock, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 119-125 or 222 and 223, Helles Memorial, Turkey.

 

McAuley, Owen. Service No. 12541.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 9th Battalion. Died at home, 1 September  1915. Age 19. Born, Leixlip, Co. Kildare Lucan, Co. Dublin. Son of Owen McAuley, Old Hill, Leixlip. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 8, Grangegorman (Screen Wall) Memorial, Dublin.  Alternative commemoration: Buried in Confey Cemetery, Leixlip. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin.

 

McCann, Michael. Service No. 28337.  Private, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, France, 12 October 1917. Born Rathangan, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 23-28 and 163A, Tyne Cot Memorial, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Curragh; residence Clane. Formerly no. 27374 Hussars.

 

McCormack, John. Service No. 7644.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion, G Company. Killed in action, France, 15 February 1915. Age 28. Born Back Lane, Naas, Co Kildare or Burnley. Son of Mr. J. McCormack, Pimlico Cottage, Monasterevan. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. E. 3, Prowse Point Military Cemetery, Hainaut, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Newbridge.

 

McCormick, Edward. Service No. 11985.  Private, The Gloucestershire Regiment, 10th (Service) Battalion. Killed in action, France, August 30, 1916. Born Kilcock, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 5A and 5B, Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Cheltenham.

 

McDermott, Bernard. Service No. 26375.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 8/9th Battalion. Killed in action, France, 23 November 1917. Born Derrinturn, Carbury, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: II. F. 8, Croiselles British Cemetery, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Carbury.

 

McDermott, Thomas. Service No. 105508. Lance Corporal, Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry), 11th Squadron. Killed in action, 1 December 1917. Born Woolwich, Kent. Son of Thomas McDermott, Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 13, Cambrai Memorial, Louveral, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Newbridge. Formerly no. 3395 6th Dragoons.

 

McDonagh, Robert. Service No. 26822.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 10th Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 16 October 1916. Born Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: V. C. 45, Puchevillers British Cemetery, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Stevenston, Ayrshire; residence Naas.

 

McDonald, James. Service No. 4568.  Private, Connaught Rangers, 1st Battalion. Died France, 13 February 1915. Born Leribys, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 43, Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Mullingar, Co. Westmeath.

 

McDonald, John. Service No. 7197.  Lance-Corporal, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 21 March 1918. Born Kildare. Son of Mrs. Kate McDonald, 2 Chapel Hill, Kildare Town. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 78, Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Portarlington, Queens Co.

 

McDonald, John. Service No. 26/514. Sergeant, New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion. Died of wounds, 28 March 1917. Born Castledermot., Co. Kildare Son of Mrs. M. McDonald, Castledermot. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. N. 24, Berks Cemetery Extension, Belgium.

 

McDonnell, Martin Joseph.  Second Lieutenant, Royal Irish Rifles, 2nd Battalion. Died of wounds, 24 January 1917. Born Kilmeague, Co. Kildare. Son of Mrs. Cashel, New Park, Kilmeague. Grave or Memorial Reference: III. A. 194, Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France. Supplementary information: Decoration, Military Medal.

 

McEnery, Thomas Donald. Service No. 10922.  Private, Irish Guards, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, Bourlon Wood, France, 27 November 1917. Age 22. Born Athy, Co. Kildare or Dublin. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 2 and 3, Cambrai Memorial, Louveral, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin.

 

McEntee, Owen. Service No. 7790.  Lance-Corporal, Connaught Rangers, 2nd Battalion. Died France, 29 April 1917. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: III. J. I, Niederzwehren Cemetery, Hessen, Germany. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin; residence Cheltenham.

 

McEvoy, Christopher. Service No. 9584.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, Gallipoli, 30 April 1915. Born Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Special Memorial, B. 36, V Beach Cemetery, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Kildare.

 

McEvoy, William. Service No. 12274.  Corporal, Royal Irish Regiment, 7th Battalion. Killed in action, France, 14 October 1918. Born Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: II. E. 12, Zantvoorde British Cemetery, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Mullingar, Co. Westmeath; residence Killucan, Co. Westmeath.

 

McGarr, Andrew. Service No. 12810.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 7th Battalion. Died of pneumonia, Curragh Camp, 3 October 1914. Age 41. Born Ballymore Eustace, Co. Kildare. Son of Patrick and Bridget McGarr, Ballymore Eustace. Grave or Memorial Reference: E. 13. 160, St. Corban’s Cemetery, Naas. Supplementary information: Enlisted Falkirk, Scotland.

 

McGrath, James. Service No. 24791.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 9th Battalion. Killed in action, France, 9 June 1917. Born Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 44 and 46, Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas.

 

McGuirk, Thomas. Service No. 3294.  Private, Irish Guards, 1st Battalion. Died of wounds, home, 30 July 1917. Age 30. Born Monasterevan, Co. Kildare. Son of Mrs. McGuirk, Derryoughta, Monasterevan. Grave or Memorial Reference: Near northeast boundary, Nurney Churchyard, Nurney. Supplementary information: Enlisted Maryborough, Queens Co.; residence Derryoughta.

 

McKenna, George. Service No. 24614.  Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 28 March 1918. Age 22. Born Allen. Grave or Memorial Reference: III. A. A. 7, Premont British Cemetery, Aisne, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Kilmeague, Co. Kildare.

 

McLeish, Peter. Service No. 10195. Private, Irish Guards, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, 22 January 1918. Age 20. Born Irishtown, Straffan or Aglish, Co. Tyrone. Son of James and Edith McLeish, Irishtown, Straffan, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: IV. C. 39, Brown’s Copse Cemetery, Roeux, Pas de Calais, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas.

 

McMahon, James. Service No. 10832.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, Gallipoli, 2 May 1915. Age 23. Born Kilkea, Mageny. Son of William and Ellen McMahon, Kilkea, Mageney. Grave or Memorial Reference: Special memorial, B. 40, V Beach Cemetery, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Carlow; residence Kildare.

 

McNally, Thomas. Service No. 5765.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, 28 April 1915. Born Drehid, Carbury, Co. Kildare or Carlow. Son of Mrs. Mary McNally, Drehid, Carbury. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 44 and 46, Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Carbury.

 

McVeigh, William John.  Lieutenant, Royal Munster Fusiliers, 7th Battalion. Killed in action, 28 December 1917. Age 24. Born Naas. Son of James and Alice M. McVeigh, Cookstown, Co. Tyrone. Grave or Memorial Reference: F. 31, Jerusalem War Cemetery Israel/ Palestine (including Gaza).

 

McWalters, R. Chief Officer, Mercantile Marine, SS Artist (Liverpool). Died, 27 January 1917. Age 43. Born Kildare. Husband of Edith McWalters, 39, Lugard Road, Liverpool. Grave or Memorial Reference: Tower Hill Memorial, London.

 

McWilliams, Robert. Service No. 4108.  Private, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 7th Battalion. Killed in action, France, 9 September 1916. Born Athy, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 16C, Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Athy; residence Athy.

 

Mearns, Patrick. Service No. 9336. Lance Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Died, Belgium, 11 May 1915. Age 28. Born Monasterevan, Co. Kildare. Son of Michael and Rose Mearns, Kildoon, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 44 and 46, Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Kildoon.

 

Medlicott, George Herbert.  Second-Lieutenant, South African Infantry, 3rd (Transvaal) Regiment. Killed in action, Warlincourt, France, 15 October 1916. Born Dunmurry, Kildare. Age 29 or 31?. Grave or Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 4C, Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Decorations, Natal Rebellion (1906); 1914 Star; Mentioned in Despatches.

 

Meehan, Joseph. Service No. 10122.  Lance-Corporal, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 6 June 1915. Born Monasterevan, Co. Kildare. Son of Hannah Meehan, 21 Charlton Terrace, Kilmainham, Dublin, and the late Patrick Meehan, Monasterevan. Grave or Memorial Reference: B. I. La Brique Military Cemetery No.1, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Enlisted Maryborough, Queens Co.

 

Meredith, Evelyn Rice. Service No. 87208. Driver, Canadian Field Artillery, 5th Brigade, 20th Battery. Died, 6 January 1916. Age 30. Son of Rice and Eveline Meredith, Curragh, Co. Kildare; husband of Annie M. Meredith, 719 15th Street North, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. Grave or Memorial Reference: O. 335, Shorncliffe Military Cemetery, Kent.

 

Meredith, John Charles. Service No. 13110.  Lance-Corporal, Australian Infantry Force, South Wales Borderers, 4th Battalion. Died, 15 November 1917. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 16 and 62, Basra Memorial, Iraq

 

Merrins, James. Service No. 6568.  Sergeant, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 29 November 1917. Age 38. Born 10 June 1879 Mullaghmast, Co. Kildare. Son of John and Margaret Merrins (née Coyle), Ballitore, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: H. 5, St. Leger British Cemetery. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Ballitore. Decoration, Military Medal and Bar.

 

Mills, Michael. Service No. 5810.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 6th Battalion. Killed in action, Balkans, between 2 and 4 October 1916. Age 18. Born Allen, Co. Kildare. Son of Peter and Anne Mills, Lowtown, Kilmeague, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: III. F. 15, Struma Military Cemetery, Greece. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas.

 

Mitchell, James. Service No. 93968.  Lance-Corporal, Royal Engineers, 217th A. T. Company. Killed in action, France, 27 March 1918. Born Ballaghmoon, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: V. C. I. Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Donadea, Co. Kildare.

 

Molloy, Lawrence. Service No. 18173.  Private, Royal Munster Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 21 March 1918. Age 29. Born Rathangan, Co. Kildare. Son of Patrick and Annie Molloy (née McGlynn), Kilthaun, Rathangan; husband of Lucy Molloy, Mountrice, Monasterevan. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 78 and 79, Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Curragh Camp; residence Rathangan. Formerly no. 26240 Royal Dublin Fusiliers.

 

Moody, Albert Edward. Service No. 311523. Stoker 1st Class, HMS Bulwark. Died, 26 November 1914. Age 27. Born Curragh Camp. Son of William John and Susan Anne Moody, 31 Toronto Road, Portsmouth, Hants. Grave or Memorial Reference: 4, Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire.

 

Mooney, Edward. Service No. 9890.  Private, Royal Irish Regiment. Died of wounds, France, 22 February 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare. Son of Daniel and Bridget Mooney, 3 Albert Street, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. B. 9, Etretat Churchyard, Seine-Maritime, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Kilkenny; residence Clonmel.

 

Mooney, John. Service No. 7391.  Private, Irish Guards, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, France, 15 September 1916. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 70, Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin; residence Roberstown, Co. Kildare.

 

Mooney, Michael. Service No. 9785. Private, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 2nd Battalion. Died, Belgium, 15 March 1916. Age 20. Born Trim, Co. Meath. Son of James and Ellen Mooney, 7 Parson’s Street, Maynooth. Grave or Memorial Reference: Memorial Panel 44, Ypres (Menin Gate), Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Drogheda, Co. Louth, 1912.

 

Mooney, Patrick. Service No. 75986.  Second Corporal, Royal Engineers, A. V. Cable Section. Died, East Africa, 14 July 1917. Born Moyvalley, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: VIII. E. 3, Morogoro Cemetery, Tanzania. Supplementary information: Enlisted Stockport, Cheshire.

 

Mooney, Richard. Service No. 14630.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 6th Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 10 October 1918. Born Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: VII. F. 23, Tincourt New British Cemetery, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas. Step-brother of Mrs. M. Ready, Arogham, Monasterevan.

 

Moore, David John. Service No. 9388.  Sergent, Royal Scots Fusiliers, 1st Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 8 May 1915. Age 29. Born Kildare. Son of Michael and Susan Moore, Davis Street, Hurst, Twyford, Berkshire. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. A. 12, Voormezeele Enclosures No. 1 and No. 2, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Reading, Berks; residence Hurst, Berks.

 

Moore, Reuben Michael. Service No. 12230.  Corporal, Welsh Regiment, 8th Battalion. Killed in action, Gallipoli, 15 August 1915. Born Curragh. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 140 to 144, Helles Memorial, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Tonypandt, South Wales; residence Plymouth.

 

Moran. Arthur. Service No. 2951.  Private, Royal Munster Fusiliers, 6th Battalion. Died, Greek Macedonia, 29 September 1916. Age 36. Born Curragh. Son of Michael and Catherine Moran, Stillorgan, Dublin. Grave or Memorial Reference: 488, Salonika (Lembet Road) Military Cemetery, Greece. Supplementary information: Enlisted Curragh; residence Stillorgan, Co. Dublin.

 

Moran, Edward. Service No. 11663.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Died of gas wounds, France, 4 May 1915. Born Kilcock, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: VHI. B. 41, Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Kilcock.

 

Moran, James. Service No. 25855 or 25866.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 21 March 1918. Born Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 79 and 80, Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Hamilton; residence Glasgow.

 

Moran, James. Service No. 567.  Lance-Corporal, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders), 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 25 September 1915. Born Prosperous, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 78-83, Loos Memorial, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Cupar, Fifeshire.

 

Moran, William. Service No. 15931.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 6th Battalion. Killed in action, Gallipoli, 9 August 1915. Born, Athy, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 190-196, Helles Memorial, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Curragh Camp; residence Athy.

 

Moreland, William. Service No. 11503. Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Died, Belgium,  27 November 1914. Age 21. Born Cavan. Son of W. Moreland, Moyglare, Maynooth, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: II. C. 2, Prowse Point Military Cemetery, Hainaut, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Carlow; residence Maynooth.

 

Morin, William. Service No. 28780.  Private, Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment), 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 3 February 1917. Born Wolfhill, Athy. Grave or Memorial Reference: VII. G. 29, Fins New British Cemetery, Sorel-le-Grand, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Keighley, West Yorkshire.

 

Morning, Bartholomew. Service No. 19802. Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 8th Battalion. Died, 27 April 1916. Age 27. Born Newbridge. Brother of James Morning, Roseberry, Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Loos Memorial Panel 127-129. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin; residence Newbridge.

 

Morrin, Matthew. Service No. 23500.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 1 July 1916. Born Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Pier and Face, 16C, Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas.

 

Morris, William. Service No. 10227.  Private Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, Gallipoli, 30 April 1915. Born Clane, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Special Memorial, B. 58, V Beach Cemetery, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin.

 

Morrissey, James. Service No. 9230.  Private, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 1st Battalion. Killed in action, France, 14 April 1915. Born Kildare. Age 23. Son of Thomas and Annie Morrissey, Castlemaine, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 44, Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Maryborough, Queens Co.

 

Mulhall, John. Service No. 18185.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 23 October 1916. Age 20. Born Athy, Co. Kildare. Son of the late James and Mary Mulhall. Grave or Memorial Reference: Pier and Face, 16C, Tiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Athy.

 

Mulhall, Patrick. Service No. 74027.  Private, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), 16th Battalion, formerly Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Killed in action, France, 21 March 1918. Age 24. Born Athy, Co. Kildare. Son of Patrick and Essie Mulhall; husband of Annie Mulhall, Grangemellon, Athy. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 90 to 93, Pozieres Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Carlow; residence Athy. Foremerly no. 4796 Royal Dublin Fusiliers.

 

Mulhall, Richard. Service No. 707.  Private, Royal Munster Fusiliers, 6th Battalion. Died of wounds, Gallipoli, 16 August 1915. Born Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 185-190, Helles Memorial, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Darwen, Lancs; residence Darwen.

 

Mullaly, James. Service No. 5087.  Rifleman, Royal Irish Rifles, 2nd Battalion. Died of wounds, France, 27 September 1915. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Son of James and Elizabeth Mullaly; husband of Elizabeth Mullaly, Kinneagh, Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. D. 30, Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Curragh Camp. Formerly no. 10300 Lancers.

 

Mullen, Albert Charles. Service No. 7117.  Private, Irish Guards, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, in a chalk pit south-west of Hulluch, France, 30 September 1915. Born Kilberry, Athy, Co. Kildare. Son of Thomas (ex-Sgt. RIC) and Maria Mullen (née Coxe), Bert, Athy. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 9 and 10, Loos Memorial, France. Supplementary information: A shop assistant, he enlisted on 19 March 1915 in Athlone, Co. Westmeath; residence Athy. He arrived in France on 15 August 1915.

 

Mullen, James. Service No. 12362  Corporal, 14th (King’s) Hussars, Mediterranean Expeditionary Force. Died, Mespotamia, 10 October 1918. Born Kilcock, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: IV. C. 8, Tehran War Cemetery, Iran. Supplementary information: Enlisted Scarborough, Yorkshire; residence Kilcock.

 

Mulligan, Laurence. Service No. 17469.  Private, Princess Victoria’s (Royal Irish Fusiliers), 2nd Battalion, C Company. Died, Egypt, 18 July 1918. Age 23. Born Maynooth, Co. Kildare, 30 August 1896. Son of Lawrence and Anne Mulligan, Buckley’s Lane, Maynooth. Brother of Patrick Mulligan (below). Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 45, Jerusalem Memorial, Israel and Palestine. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin; residence Maynooth.

 

Mulligan, Patrick. Service No. 4133.  Private, Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians), 5th Battalion. Died,  12 August 1917. Age 25. Born Maynooth, 16 April 1891. Son of Lawrence and Anne Mulligan, Buckley’s Lane, Maynooth.  Brother of Laurence Mulligan (above). Grave or Memorial Reference: North-East Part, Moyglare Church of Ireland Churchyard. County Kildare.

 

Mulraney, Bernard. Service No. 12702. Sergeant, Bedfordshire Regiment, 7th Battalion, C Company. Died, France, 15 March 1917. Age 28. Born Edenderry, K’ng’s Co. Son of John and Catherine Mulraney, Carrick, Co. Kildare.  Grave or Memorial Reference: III. J. 20, Achiet-le-Grand Communal Cemetery Extension, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Hertford; residence Hertford. Decoration, Military Medal.

 

Mulraney, William. Service No 5422. Private, 8th King’s Royal Irish Hussars. Killed in action, Dublin, on 26 April 1916. Born, Johnstown, Co. Kildare, 1880. Son of John and Catherine Mulraney, Carrick, Co. Kildare (Brother of Bernard Mulraney.) Grave or Memorial Reference: Grangegorman Military Cemetery, Dublin. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin. Veteran of South African War. On reserve when he was called up in 1914 with the 8th King’s Royal Irish Hussars. Gassed on the Western Front and sent home to the Curragh Military Hospital to recuperate. Resided in Hodgestown, Donadea; married with one child. Decoration, 1914 Star.

 

Murphy, Albert. Service No. 27700.  Private, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, 7th Battalion. Killed in action, France, 27 April 1916. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. C. 29, Philosophe British Cemetery, Mazingarbe, Pas de Calais, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Wexford. Formerly no. 9451, Royal Irish Regiment.

 

Murphy, Andrew. Service No. 11440.  Private, Irish Guards, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, France, 9 October 1917. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 10-11, Tyne Cot Memorial, West Flanders, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Glasgow, Lanark; residence Newbridge.

 

Murphy, John. Service No. 3683. Rank. Rifleman, Royal Rifles, 7th Battalion. Killed in action, France, 21 April 1916. Age 38. Born Maynooth, Co. Kildare. Son of John Birmingham, Kilcock. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. H. 16, Dud Corner Cemetery, Loos, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Curragh, Co. Kildare; residence Maynooth.

 

Murphy, John. Service No. 8283.  Rifleman, Royal Irish Rifles, 6th Battalion. Died Salonica, 11 November 1915. Born Naas, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Doiran Memorial. Greece. Supplementary information: Enlisted Dublin; residence Naas. Formerly no. 99982 Royal Field Artillery.

 

Murphy, John Joseph. Service No. K/16628. Stoker 1st Class, Royal Navy, HMS Vanguard. Killed by external explosion of vessel at Scapa Flow, 9 July 1917. Age 22. Son of William and Kate Murphy, 10 St. Michael’s Terrace, Athy, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: 22, Plymouth Naval Memorial, UK.

 

Murphy, Joseph. Service No. 10292.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 12 October 1916. Age 25. Born Athy, Co. Kildare. Son of the late James Murphy. Grave or Memorial Reference: Pier and Face, 16C, Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Carlow; residence Athy.

 

Murphy, Martin. Service No. 7618.  Private, Irish Guards, 2nd Battalion. Killed in action, France, 21 October 1915. Age 22. Born, Moone, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: I. H. 6, Vermelles British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Carlow; residence Kilkea, Co. Kildare.

 

Murphy, Michael. Service No. 9102.  Rifleman, Royal Irish Rifles, 12th Battalion. Died of wounds, St. Quentin, 7 February 1918. Born Naas, Co. Kildare, 4 November 1886. Son of James and Katherine Murphy, Naas. Grave or Memorial Reference: V. G. 3, Grand-Seraucourt British Cemetery, Aisne, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence London. Cousin of James Marsh, who died of illness, Durban, South Africa, 16 July 1918.

 

Murphy, Patrick. Service No. 6540.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, Gallipoli, 13 May 1915. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: D. 20, Lancashire Landing Cemetery, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas, Co. Kildare.

 

Murphy, Patrick. Service No. 26131.  Private, Royal Irish Regtiment, 7th Battalion. Killed in action, France, 21 September 1918. Born Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 51-52, Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium. Supplementary information: Enlisted Tralee, Co. Kerry; residence Kildare. Formerly no. 7433 Royal Munster Fusiliers.

 

Murphy, Patrick. Service No. 9919.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1st Battalion. Killed in action, Gallipoli, 7 August 1915. Born Monasterevan, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 190-196, Helles Memorial, Turkey. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas; residence Monasterevan.

 

Murray, Patrick.  Service No. 26947. Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1st Battalion. Died of gas wounds, France, 13 May 1918. Born Naas or Roscommon. Son of Mrs. T. Murray, 107 Seville Place, Dublin, and the late Daniel Murray, Naas (former Kildare Observer staff member). Grave or Memorial Reference: II. B. II. Ebblingheim Military Cemetery, Nord, France. Supplementary information: Patrick Murray enlisted in Dublin early in the war and was earlier badly wounded.

 

Murray, Patrick. Service No. 24787.  Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 8th Battalion. Killed in action, France, 27 April 1916. Age 35. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 127-129, Loos Memorial, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Naas, Co. Kildare.

 

Murray, Thomas Christoper. Service No. 21060.  Lance-Corporal, Wiltshire Regiment, 5th Battalion. Killed in action, Mesopotamia, 9 April 1916. Born Curragh, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Panel 30 and 64, Basra Memorial, Iraq. Supplementary information: Enlisted Salisbury, Wilts; residence Porton, Wilts.

 

Murray, Walter. Service No. R4/066625.  Private, Royal Army Service Corps, 2nd Remount Depot. Died at home, 5 March 1916. Age 18. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare. Son of Patrick and Emily Murray, Killenlea, Celbridge. Grave or Memorial Reference: Screen Wall 3, Gen. B. 231, Greenwich Cemetery, London. Supplementary information: Enlisted Shirehampton, Bristol; residence Celbridge.

 

Myers, James. Service No. S/271.  Private, Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment), 1st Battalion. Killed in action, France, 30 July 1916. Born Newbridge, Co. Kildare. Grave or Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 11C, Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Supplementary information: Enlisted Woolwich, S.E. London; residence Woolwich.

 

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