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WORLD WAR I: Appendix: List of County Kildare Casualties

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Kane, M. Reg. No. 26097. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, November 4, 1916. Born Athy.

Kane, Peter. Reg. No. 2819. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Irish Guards, 1 st Batt. Died of wounds, France, April 9, 1916. Born Athy (Kildoon), Co. Kildare, Age 30. Decoration 1914 Star (Kildoon is the address given in the Irish War Memorial Records).

Kane, Peter. Reg. No. 25686. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 9 th Batt. Initially reported missing, November 11, 1916, later confirmed killed in action, France, September 9, 1916. Born Naas (Mylerstown), Naas, Co. Kildare (Mylerstown is the address given in the Irish War Memorial Records).

Kane, William. Reported wounded and Prisoner of War, February 12, 1916. Born Celbridge (W. Kane appeared on Celbridge Roll of Honour).

Kavanagh, J. Reg. No. 7559. Rank; Lance-Sergeant, Irish Guards. Reported wounded, February 17, 1917. Born Castledermot.

Kavanagh, John. Reg. No. 1233. Rank; Private, Connaught Rangers, 6 th Batt. Died of wounds, Dublin, October 29, 1919. Born Eadestown, Co. Kildare, Age 36. Decoration Distinguished Conduct Medal.

Kavanagh, John. Reg. No. 7223. Rank; Sergeant, Royal Irish Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, August 26, 1916. Born Kilcullen, Co. Kildare, Age 36. Decoration Distinguished Conduct Medal.

Kavanagh, M. Rank; Private (Lance-Corporal), Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded (Western front), August 5, 1916. Born Athy.

Kavanagh, Michael. Reg. No. 9827. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, Gallipoli, April 25, 1915. Born Naas, Co. Kildare.

Kavanagh, Patrick. Reg. No. 16678. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 9 th Batt. Died of wounds, England, July 21, 1916. Born Naas, Co. Kildare, Age 24.

Kaye, James. Reg. No. 276315. Rank; Gunner, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died, France, December 26, 1917. Born Ballymore Eustace, Co. Kildare.

Keane, M. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Wounded 1916. Born Athy.

Kearney, John. Reg. No. 11137. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Regiment, 2 nd Batt. Initially reported missing, November 11, 1916, later confirmed killed in action, France, September 3, 1916. Born Kilcullen, Co. Kildare.

Kearney, W. Reg. No. 18879. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, October 28, 1916. Born Athy.

Keaveny, Patrick. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active, April 1, 1916. Born Naas (P. Keaveny appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Keefe, Christopher. Reg. No. 16824. Rank; Lance-Sergeant, South Lancashire Regiment, 7 th Batt. Killed in action, France, November 14, 1916. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Keegan, Michael John. Reg. No. 3857. Rank; Private, Connaught Rangers. Reported wounded in 1916, however, died of pneumonia Monasterevin, October 1, 1918. Born Co. Kildare, Age 29 (Likely to have died from the flu epidemic, while home on leave, that took many Co. Kildare lives in the latter half of 1918).

Keegan, W. Rank; Lieutenant. Died 1918. Born Ballymore Lodge.

Keeley. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded (gassed), home on leave, September 30, 1916. Born Newbridge.

Keenan, Martin. Reg. No. 6766. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, October 12, 1916. Born Kildare.

Kehoe, Thomas. Rank; Private, Royal Dubin Fusiliers. Active 1918. Born Naas (T. Kehoe appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Kelly, B. Rank; Surgeon. Reported active, October 11, 1916. Born Athy. Decoration Distinguished Conduct Medal (Not certain whether B. Kelly was from Athy).

Kelly, C. Connaught Rangers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas (C. Kelly appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Kelly, Christopher. Reg. No. 9736. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Died of wounds, France, March 12, 1917. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Kelly, David. Reg. No. S/1745. Rank; Sergeant, Gordon Highlanders, 8 th Batt. Killed in action, France, September 25, 1915. Born Kildare.

Kelly, Denis. Reg. No. 4653. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, 4 th Batt. Died of wounds, France, September 30, 1918. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Kelly, E. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas (E. Kelly appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Kelly, Frank. Reg. No. 25685. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, October 23, 1916. Born Kilcullen, Co. Kildare.

Kelly, Gilbert Bertie. Rank; Private, Wellington Regiment, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, September 25, 1916. Born The Abbey, Athy, Age 25.

Kelly, H.B. Rank; Captain, Royal Army Medical Corps. Missing in action, 1914. Born Curragh.

Kelly, J. Reg. No. 25703. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, September 22, 1917. Born Naas (Ballymany) (Other information suggests that J. Kelly was from Ballymany).

Kelly, J. Reg. No. 5621. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Rifles. Reported wounded, February 10, 1917. Born Kildare.

Kelly, J. Reg. No. 10097. Rank; Private, Connaught Rangers. Reported wounded (from shell shock), October 21, 1916. Born Monasterevin.

Kelly, J. Reg. No. 11006. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Regiment. Reported wounded October 21, 1916 and October 6, 1917. Born New Row, Naas. Awarded a Parchment (The Kildare Observer mentions that William Kelly, New Row, Naas , had five sons in all in the army, Private J. Kelly is just one).

Kelly, J. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Regiment, 6 th Batt. Reported active, August 12, 1916. Born Naas. Decoration Parchment.

Kelly, John. Royal Irish Rifles. Reported active, March 12, 1916. Born Naas (J. Kelly appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Kelly, John. Reg. No. 3636. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, 4 th Batt. Died of wounds, France, May 23, 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Kelly, John. Army Service Corps. Reported active March 25, 1916. Born Naas (J. Kelly appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Kelly, Joseph. Rank; Private, Connaught Rangers. Reported killed in action, France, October 30, 1915. Born Monasterevin.

Kelly, Laurence. Reg. No. 22904. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded September 22, 1917. Born Naas.

Kelly, Larry. Reg. No. 10167. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, Gallipoli, April 30, 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Kelly, Martin. Connaught Rangers. Reported active, April 1, 1916. Born Naas (M. Kelly appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Kelly, Owen. Reg. No. 3626. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment, 4 th Batt. Killed in action, France, August 1915. Born Athy, Co. Kildare.

Kelly, Owen. Reg. No. 6273. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Died of wounds, France, May 3, 1915. Born Athy.

Kelly, P. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Wounded 1916. Born Straffan.

Kelly, Patrick. Reg. No. 8269. Died September 4, 1915. Born Naas.

Kelly, Patrick. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas (P. Kelly appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Kelly, T. Rank; Surgeon, Royal Army Medical Corps. Reported active, October 21, 1916. Born Athy (Question as to whether T. Kelly was from Athy).

Kelly, Thomas. Reg. No. 4084. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, September 28, 1915. Born Castledermot, Co. Kildare.

Kelly, Thomas. Reg. No. 9188. Rank; Sergeant, Connaught Rangers, 1 st Battalion. Died of wounds, Mesopotamia, January 23, 1916. Born Leixlip, Co. Kildare.

Kelly, Thomas. Reg. No. 10116. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment. Killed in action, France, August 18, 1916. Born Co. Kildare, Age 23.

Kelly, W. Rank; Private. Reported wounded, September 23, 1916. Born Newbridge.

Kelly, William. Reg. No. 2903. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 1 st Battalion. Killed in action, France, September 22, 1914. Born Leixlip, Co. Kildare.

Kemish, Charles S. Rank; Sergeant Major, Royal Army Service Corps. Killed, missing or dead. Born Newbridge (C. Kemish was listed in the “Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Ireland Roll of Honour, The Great War 1914-1919” under Lodge 215, Newbridge).

Kennedy, Ronald B.C. Rank; Lieutenant, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported died of illness while on active service August 18, 1917. Born Westown, Straffan, Kildare, Age 21.

Kennedy, Dominick. Reg. No. 18419. Rank; Private, Royal Munster Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, September 30, 1918. Born Allenwood, Co. Kildare.

Kennedy, Herbert Colles. Reg. No. 269041. Rank; Gunner, (Cadet Officers Training Corps, Dublin) Royal Field Artillery. Died sceptic pneumonia, Military Hospital, Brighton, October 15, 1918. Born Naas, Co. Kildare, Age 18.

Kennedy, Michael. Reg. No. 12362. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, April 12, 1918. Born Allenwood, Co. Kildare.

Kennedy, R.B. Rank; Lieutenant. Reported killed, while on active service, January 16, 1915. Born Annfield, Co. Kildare.

Kennedy, Simon. Reg. No. 9979. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, Gallipoli, April 30, 1915. Born Maynooth, Co. Kildare.

Kenny, C. Reg. No. 10385. Rank; Lance-Corporal, Leinster Regiment. Reported wounded, May 19, 1917. Born Celbridge.

Kenny, Edward. Reg. No. 5/5932. Died August 27, 1916. Born Kildare.

Kent, W. Rank; Colour-Sergeant, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported killed in action, May 26, 1917. Born Naas.

Kenworthy. Rank; Private. Active 1919. Born Kildare.

Keogh, Patrick. Reg. No. 2894. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, June 9, 1915. Born Kildare.

Keogh, Michael. Reg. No. 3711. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, St. Julien, France, April 26, 1916. Born Naas, Co. Kildare, Age 23.

Keogh, Joseph. Reg. No. 15055. Rank; Private, Royal Irish Regiment, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, March 21, 1918. Born Cookstown, Co. Kildare.

Keogh, Peter. Reg. No. 3655. Rank; Private (Lance-Corporal), Royal Irish Regiment, 6 th Batt. Killed in action, France, September 9, 1916. Born Ballindrum, Co. Kildare.

Kerr Clarke, Robin. Rank; Captain, London Rifle Brigade. Reported killed in action, October 9, 1915. Lived in Monasterevin (Unsure as to where R. Kerr Clarke was born in Co. Kildare. He was married to Lady Beatric Moore, the only daughter of the Earl and Countess of Drogheda).

Kerrigan. Rank; Private. Active 1915. Born Naas.

Kerrigan, Thomas. Royal Engineers. Reported active March 25, 1916. Born Naas (T. Kerrigan appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Kerry, Frederick. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas (F. Kerry appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).

Kerry, John. Rank; Lieutenant, Seaforth Highlanders (attached to the Machine Gun Corps). Reported active, July 28, 1917. Lived in Kennels, Naas. Decoration Distinguished Conduct Medal (J. Kerry spent boyhood days in The Kennels, Naas).

Kiernan, Michael. Reg. No. 7683. Rank; Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, May 25, 1915. Born Caragh, Co. Kildare.

Kiernan, Patrick. Reg. No. 7683. Died 1915. Born Caragh, Naas.

Kiernan, T. Rank; Private, Irish Guards. Reported wounded, July 8, 1916. Born Kildare.

Kilduff, Patrick. Reg. No. 4088, Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 1 st Batt. Killed in action, France, January 9, 1915. Born Leixlip, Co. Kildare.

Kilroy, Thomas. Reg. No. 7325, Rank; Sergeant, Rifle Brigade, 12 th Batt. Died of wounds, France, February 23, 1916. Born Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare.

Kinahan, Edward. Reg. No. 8278, Rank Private, Irish Guards, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, December 23, 1915. Born Kilcullen, Co. Kildare.

Kinahan, G. Reg. No. 5495. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported killed in action, October 14, 1916. Born Straffan, Co. Kildare.

King, Patrick. Reg. No. 10147. Rank; Private, Leinster Regiment. Killed in action, France, 1918. Born Co. Kildare.

King, Patrick. Reg. No. T/39198, Rank; Driver, Royal Army Service Corps (formerly Regiment). Died France, September 13, 1917. Born Monasterevin, Co. Kildare.

King, William. Reg. No. 1951. Rank; Private, South Irish Horse. Killed in action, Gallipoli, June 19, 1917. Born Crookstown.

Kinsella, Michael. Reg. No. 12131. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. 6 th Batt. Killed in action, Gallipoli, 9 August, 1915. Born Castledermot, Co. Kildare.

Kirwan, William. Reg. No. 7661. Rank; Private, Irish Guards, 2 nd Batt. Killed in action, France, November 27, 1917. Born Celbridge, Co. Kildare.

Knight, M. Reg. No. 11763. Rank; Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Reported wounded, June 2, 1917. Born Athy.

Knott, Joseph. Reg. No. A/2846. Rank; Rifleman, Kings Royal Rifle Corps, 9 th Batt. Killed in action, France, August 24, 1916. Born Newbridge, Ireland.

Knox. Rank; Second-Lieutenant, Connaught Rangers. Reported active, March 25, 1916. Born Naas (Knox appeared on Naas Roll of Honour).