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Soldiers Died in the Great War

Prince of Wales's Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians) - 5th Battalion

The information presented here has been transcribed from "Soldiers Died in the Great War" and I have added extra columns to try and give a breakdown of each man's county and country of birth were possible.

While every attempt has been made to ensure the accuracy of this transcription, there are errors in the original text. If you have any information regarding any errors here (or indeed any information which may be relevant) I would be glad to hear from you with a view to amending this list.

With grateful thanks to Colleen Murdoch for her invaluable help with this transcription.

SURNAME Christian Name(s) Age Born Place Born County Born Country Enlisted Residence Number Rank Cause Place Date of Death Notes
BUTLER Michael 20 Tipperary Co. Tipperary Ireland Limerick Tipperary 5778 Private Died Home 26/12/1917 Son of Mrs. Mary Butler, of Eatons Cottages, Tipperary.
COOGAN Michael 19 Donore Co. Meath Ireland Drogheda, Co. Louth Drogheda 5716 Private Died Home 22/02/1918 Son of Laurence and Mary Coogan, of 98, Scarlet St., Drogheda, Co. Louth.
DOWD Thomas (THOMAS RICHARD) 30 Roscrea Co. Tipperary Ireland Dublin   10251 Sergeant Died Egypt 20/03/1918 Formerly 6238, Lincolnshire Regiment. Son of James and Julia Dowd (Nee Mcnally), of Knock Roscrea, Co. Tipperary.
DUFFY Joseph   Drogheda Co. Louth Ireland Drogheda, Co. Louth   4880 Corporal Died Home 02/09/1916  
DUNNE Joseph   Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Dublin   7381 Private Died Home 04/07/1917  
HART William   Widford, Herts Hartfordshire England Hammersmith, London Hammersmith 4918 Private Died Home 17/07/1916  
McGRATH Peter 40 Kilcormack Co. Longford Ireland Mullingar, Co. Westmeath Keena, Co. Longford 5346 Corporal Died Home 26/03/1916 Husband of E. Daly (Formerly Mcgrath), of Kilcommock, Kenagh.
MOORE Christopher 28 Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Mosney Camp, Drogheda, Co. Louth   2496 Private Died Home 26/04/1916  

 

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