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Soldiers Died in the Great War

Royal Irish Regiment - 5th Battalion

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SURNAME Christian Name(s) Born Place Born County Born Country Enlisted Residence Number Rank Cause Place Date of Death Notes
ADAMS Stanley Wedmore Somerset England Wedmore 523 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
ARNOLD Percy Reginald Trench, Salop Shropshire England Shrewsbury Wellington, Salop 11184 Private Died At Sea 29/10/1915
AXE Stanley William East Chinnick Somerset England Yeovil, Somerset Cobham, Surrey 516 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
BAIRD Robert Killaloe Co. Clare Ireland Roscrea, Co. Tipperary 8040 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 01/06/1918
BAKER Albert J. Wooton Courtney Somerset England Minehead, Somerset Taunton, Somerset 584 Private Died of wounds Gallipoli 02/10/1915
BETTENSON Reginald Christchurch Lancashire England Blackburn, Lancs. Darwen, Lancs. 578 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
BIRD Henry George Enmore Somerset England Taunton, Somerset Goathurst, Somerset 529 Private Died of wounds Salonika 15/10/1915
BOLGER George Nenagh Co. Tipperary Ireland Nenagh 1117 Private Died Salonika 20/09/1916
BONE Reginald J. Blackburn Lancashire England Darwen, Lancs. 579 Private Died Home 17/03/1915
BRIEN Thomas Cahir Co. Tipperary Ireland Killcatin, Co. Tipperary Clogheen, Co. Tipperary 4967 Private Died Gallipoli 27/10/1915
BRIEN William Thomas Randalstown Co. Meath Ireland Longford Portlaw, Co. Waterford 3428 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
BURGESS Josiah Shepton Mallet Somerset England Bristol Bath 557 (L/Cpl.) Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
BURNS Garret St. Michael's, Tipperary Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Tipperary 21 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 04/11/1918
BUSH Ernest Charles Battersea Surrey England Wandsworth, Surrey West Ealing, Middx. 5226 Private Died Home 15/01/1918 Formerly 27993, R. Sussex Regt.
BUTCHERS Arthur Llanelly Carmarthenshire Wales Llanelly 539 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
CALLAGHAN William Tullamore King's Co. Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary 17 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
CAREY Patrick St. Mary's, Clonmel Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel 2000 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
CARTER William Eastbourne Sussex England London Penhurst, Sussex 186 C.S.M. Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
CAVANAGH Joseph Ramsgrange Co. Wexford Ireland Brecon Ebbw Vale, Mon. 9634 (L/Cpl.) Died At Sea 13/09/1917
CLARKE Michael Ballymote Co. Sligo Ireland Boyle, Co. Roscommon Ballymote 2045 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 17/08/1915
COAD James Stepney Middlesex England Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Rotherham, Yorks 422 W.O. CL. II (R.Q.M.S.) Died Salonika 17/11/1916
COADY Richard Thurles Co. Tipperary Ireland Tipperary 1441 Private Died Gallipoli 18/01/1915
COUCH William Bath Somerset England Clonmel, Co. Tipperary 121 Sergt. Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
COX Francis Clofford Somerset England Taunton, Somerset Clofford 605 Private Died of wounds Gallipoli 22/09/1915 Formerly 12123, Somerset L.I.
DALY John Hugginstown Co. Kilkenny Ireland Waterford Newmarket, Co. Kilkenny 43 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
DAVIES Edward Roger Broughton Denbighshire Wales Mountain Ash, Glam. Wrexham, Denbighshire 635 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly, Somerset L.I.
DEVLIN Robert Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast 2794 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 11168, R.I. Rifles.
DEVONSHIRE John Cloghroe Co. Cork Ireland Cork 25 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
DICKENSON Henry Bath Somerset England Porth, Glam. Bristol 1450 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 08/08/1915
DOOLEY John Thomastown Co. Kilkenny Ireland Waterford Thomastown 7698 Private Died Home 05/02/1916
DORRINGTON Albert Edward Stoke Newington Middlesex England London Kingsland, Middx. 8590 Sergt. Killed in action Gallipoli 11/08/1915
DRING Albert William St. Mark's, Bristol Gloustershire England Bristol 661 Private Died of wounds Gallipoli 30/08/1915 Formerly Somerset L.I.
DUNN Frederick J. Windsor Berkshire England Omagh, Co. Tyrone Dungannon, Co. Tyrone 3114 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 11284, R. Innis. Fusiliers.
ELLSWOOD Thomas Merriot Somerset England Taunton, Somerset Crewkerne, Somerset 673 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly Somerset L.I.
ENNIS Patrick St. Andrew's, Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Cork Kingstown Co.Dublin 56 (L/Cpl.) Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
EVELEIGH John Hevliscombe Devon England Taunton, Somerset Dunsford, Devon 670 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 04/11/1918 Formerly Somerset L.I.
FAITHFULL William Swindon Wiltshire England Birmingham 2803 Private Died Salonika 23/02/1916 Formerly 12858, R. Innis. Fusiliers and 13071, D.C.L.I.
FITZGERALD John Trinity Without, Waterford Co. Waterford Ireland Waterford 89 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 19/08/1915
FLYNN William Four Mile Water Co. Waterford Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Ballinamult, Co. Waterford 7874 Private Died At Sea 24/01/1918
FOGARTY James St. James', Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Dublin 1476 (L/Sgt) Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
FOLLINGTON William George London East Grimstead, Sussex 5229 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 22/10/1918 Formerly 8001, Royal Sussex Regt.
FORD William James Cahir Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary 5142 Cpl. Died Egypt 20/11/1917
GAINARD William Henry Bedminster Somerset England Bristol 697 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 11802, Somerset L.I.
GODDARD George Clonsilla Co. Dublin Ireland Dublin Clonsilla 8244 Private Died At Sea 20/11/1915 Formerly 13774, Hussars.
GRIFFITHS George Trim Co. Meath Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Navan, Co. Meath 145 Private Died Home 10/10/1914
GULLIFORD Robert Castlecarey Somerset England Tonyalfail Castlecarey 712 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 5221, Somerset L.I.
HARRIS James Sunderland Durham England Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Manchester 203 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
HARWOOD William Blackburn Lancashire England Blackburn 786 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/09/1915 Formerly 12654, Somerset L.I.
HAYES Daniel Thurles Co. Tipperary Ireland Templemore, Co. Tipperary Thurles 2248 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
HEYES Edward Blackburn Lancashire England Darwen, Lancs. 781 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
HILL William St. Joseph's, Liverpool Lancashire England Seaforth, Lancs. 321 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
HOGAN Joseph Killen Co. Tipperary Ireland Naas, Co. Kildare Birr, King's Co. 4888 Private Died Salonika 18/09/1915
HOUSTON Thomas Tow Low Durham England Sunderland Spennymoor, Co. Durham 5065 Private Died of wounds Salonika 02/10/1918
HOWLIN James St. Mullins, Carlow Co. Carlow Ireland Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford 7509 Private Died At Sea 25/12/1915
JONES Stephen Clement Pill, Bristol Gloustershire England Bristol 804 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Killed in action Salonika 20/10/1915
KEANE Timothy Ballybricken, Waterford Co. Waterford Ireland Waterford 370 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 04/11/1918
KEARNS Thomas Bride St., Wexford Co. Wexford Ireland Wexford 5766 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died Salonika 07/07/1916
KELLY Michael Clonguish, Longford Co. Longford Ireland Longford Abbeyleix, Co. Longford 1723 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died Home 18/04/1915
KELLY Thomas Nenagh Co. Tipperary Ireland Nenagh 2138 Private Died Salonika 23/10/1915
LAMBERT Joseph Rotherhithe Kent England Woolwich Rotherhithse 196 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
LEGGETT William Great Bealing's Suffolk England Ely Woodbridge, Suffolk 20017 Private Died Egypt 28/02/1918 Formerly 2102, Suffolk Regt.
LIVESEY Robert Darwen Lancashire England Darwen 2254 Private Died of wounds At Sea 17/08/1915 Formerly 12855, Somerset L.I.
LOCK Fred Taunton Somerset England Taunton 844 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 12036, Somerset L.I.
LUTE Ernest Bedminster Somerset England Bristol 820 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died of wounds France & Flanders 25/10/1918 Formerly 11836, Somerset L.I.
MARTYN Christopher Oranmore Co. Galway Ireland Galway Oranmore 11831 Private Died of wounds France & Flanders 09/10/1918 Formerly 11330, Connaught Rangers.
McCABE Henry Clontibert Co. Monaghan Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Clontibert 1563 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
McCARTHY Timothy Cardiff Glamorgan Wales Cardiff 10536 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 03/10/1918
McCORMACK Edward Kilcommick Co. Longford Ireland Longford Kenagh, Co. Longford 2092 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
McDONAGH James Templemichael Co. Longford Ireland Longford 2268 Private Died Salonika 15/04/1917
McGRATH Martin Kilrush Co. Clare Ireland Ennis, Co. Clare Kilrush 3435 Private Died of wounds At Sea 17/08/1915
McGRATH Michael St. Mary's, Clonmel Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel 223 W.O. CL. II (C.S.M.) Died of wounds At Sea 03/09/1915
McHALE Thomas Kilmoremoy Co. Mayo Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Kildare 245 Q.M.S. Died Home 09/01/1915
McNULTY John Rochdale Lancashire England Bury, Lancs. 3110 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 2884, Connaught Rangers.
MICHAEL Arthur Mumbles Glamorgan Wales Swansea Mumbles 2287 Private Died Home 09/04/1915 Formerly 12984, Somerset L.I.
MOORE James Bride St., Wexford Co. Wexford Ireland Wexford 10952 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died of wounds France & Flanders 17/10/1918 Formerly 10370, R.I. Rifles.
MORRIS John Curragh Doncaster, Yorks 2820 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 2482, YorksHIRE L.I.
MULRAIN Peter St. James', Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Dublin Kilmainham, Co. Dublin 2817 Private Died Salonika 13/11/1915 Formerly 13454, R.D. Fusiliers.
MURPHY Henry A. Halifax Yorkshire England Wexford 5266 Sergt. Died Egypt 05/11/1915
NAGLE William Bansha Co. Tipperary Ireland Limerick 477 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
NOTT Thomas John Llanwono Glamorgan Wales Mountain Ash, Glam. 889 Private Died France & Flanders 04/07/1918 Formerly 12822, Somerset L.I.
O'BRIEN Timothy Cashel Co. Tipperary Ireland Cashel 1247 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 12/09/1915
O'CONNOR Timothy Tralee Co. Kerry Ireland Tralee 50 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 04/11/1918
O'DONNELL James Templemore Co. Tipperary Ireland Londonderry 2786 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 04/11/1918
O'KEEFFE James Herbertstown Co. Limerick Ireland Tipperary Castleroy, Co. Limerick 1251 Private Died Salonika 26/06/1917 D.C.M.
O'KEEFFE John Fethard Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Fethard 179 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 22/10/1918
O'NEILL Michael Cork Co. Cork Ireland Bargoed, Mon. 1599 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
ORRELL Roger Darwen Lancashire England Darwen 896 Private Died Home 15/07/1915 Formerly Somerset L.I.
PATTERSON Thomas Dungannon Co. Tyrone Ireland Omagh, Co. Tyrone Dungannon 2807 Private Died Home 08/02/1915 Formerly 11369, R. Innis. Fusiliers.
PEPLER William James Southwick Wiltshire England Trowbridge, Wilts. Southwick 910 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died Gallipoli 18/08/1915 Formerly Somerset L.I.
PERCY Samuel Cloughjordan Co. Tipperary Ireland Cloughjordan 7960 Private Died Salonika 15/04/1917
PITMAN Frederick Banwell Somerset England Taunton, Som. Weston-Super-Mare, Som. 907 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 12171, Somerset L.I.
PONTING Jabez St. Augustine's, Bristol Gloustershire England Bristol 926 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 06/11/1918 Formerly Somerset L.I.
POWER Michael St. Mary's, Clonmel Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel 4935 Private Died Egypt 16/11/1915
QUINLAN John Roscrea Co. Tipperary Ireland Roscrea 8045 Private Died France & Flanders 21/10/1918
ROBERTS William Morriston Glamorgan Wales Swansea 948 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 21/10/1918 Formerly 12651, Somerset L.I.
ROCHE John St. Mary's, Clonmel Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel 6231 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 12/05/1918
ROGERS Maurice Montacute Somerset England Yeovil Montacute 963 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 12884, Somerset L.I.
ROSCOE William Darwen Lancashire England Darwen 966 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died of wounds France & Flanders 07/10/1918 Formerly Somerset L.I.
RYAN Andrew Thurles Co. Tipperary Ireland Thurles 328 Pte. (A/Cpl.) Killed in action Gallipoli 04/09/1915
SHEEHAN James Thurles Co. Tipperary Ireland Thurles 309 Private Died of wounds At Sea 24/08/1915
SHEEHAN John Faws Co. Waterford Ireland Merthyr 54 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
SMART Herbert John Hawkesbury Gloustershire England Bristol Hillsley, Glos. 1004 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 26/09/1915 Formerly 11783, Somerset L.I.
SMITH Charles St. Phillip's, Bristol Gloustershire England Bristol 994 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 11622, Somerset L.I.
SPERRING Alfred John Montpelier Gloustershire England Bristol 985 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 12362, Somerset L.I.
STANNETT Thomas Christchurch, Westminster Templemore, Co. Tipperary Battersea, Surrey 2260 Private Died Home 24/01/1915
SULLIVAN Florence John St. Helens Lancashire England St. Helens 3399 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
SULLIVAN James St. John's, Waterford Co. Waterford Ireland Waterford 109 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 31/08/1915
SULLIVAN Peter Crooke Co. Waterford Ireland HaverfordWest, Pembrokeshire Waterford 206 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
TATTERSALL Albert Darwen Lancashire England Darwen 1033 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/09/1915
THOMAS Richard Toffswell Glamorgan Wales Llanelly, Carmarthen Shire Pontypridd, Glam. 1929 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
THORLEY Ernest George Stretford Lancashire England Manchester 5457 Private Died Salonika 10/09/1917 Formerly 17847, South Lancashire Regt.
THORNE Walter Midsomer Norton Somerset England Taunton, Somerset Shaftesbury, Dorset 1035 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died of wounds Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly Somerset L.I.
TOBIN Michael Ownin Co. Kilkenny Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Castletown, Co. Kilkenny 8032 Private Died Salonika 04/02/1916
TOWNSEND Lewis Herbert Hawkesbury Gloustershire England Bristol Wotten-Under-Edge, Glos. 1031 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Killed in action Gallipoli 20/09/1915 Formerly 11828, Somerset L.I.
WALL Mark Slieverue Co. Kilkenny Ireland Waterford 7565 Private Died Home 19/12/1917
WALSH George Burnley Lancashire England Burnley 20105 Sergt. Killed in action France & Flanders 04/11/1918 Formerly 13787, Scottish Rifles.
WALSH James St. Ann's, Cork Co. Cork Ireland Cork 3104 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/09/1915 Formerly 118, R.M. Fusiliers.
WALSH Patrick Manchester Lancashire England Waterford 1288 Private Died of wounds France & Flanders 24/11/1918
WALSH Thomas St. John's, Waterford Co. Waterford Ireland Manchester Waterford 189 Sergt. Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
WALSH Thomas Cork Co. Cork Ireland Abertillery, Mon. Cork 10500 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 04/11/1918
WILDNEY Urban St. Osyth Essex England Leeds St. Osyth 8408 Sergt. Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915
WILLMOTT Edward Wedmore Somerset England Wedmore 1102 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly Somerset L.I.
YEOMAN Eric Hartfield Sussex England Kilmersdon, Somerset Reigate, Surrey 1105 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 12231, Somerset L.I.

 

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