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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, Lancashire Darwen, Lancashire 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, Lancashire   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, Middlesex 5226 Private Died Home 15/01/1918 Formerly 27993, Royal Sussex Regiment
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, Yorkshire 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 Light Infantry
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 Light Infantry
DEVLIN Robert Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast   2794 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 11168, Royal Irish 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, Middlesex 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 Light Infantry
DUNN Frederick J. Windsor Berkshire England Omagh, Co. Tyrone Dungannon, Co. Tyrone 3114 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 11284, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
ELLSWOOD Thomas Merriot Somerset England Taunton, Somerset Crewkerne, Somerset 673 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly Somerset Light Infantry
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 Light Infantry
FAITHFULL William Swindon Wiltshire England Birmingham   2803 Private Died Salonika 23/02/1916 Formerly 12858, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers and 13071, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
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 Regiment
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 Light Infantry
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 Light Infantry
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 Light Infantry
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, Lancashire   781 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915  
HILL William St. Joseph's, Liverpool Lancashire England Seaforth, Lancashire   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 Regiment
LIVESEY Robert Darwen Lancashire England Darwen   2254 Private Died of wounds At Sea 17/08/1915 Formerly 12855, Somerset Light Infantry
LOCK Fred Taunton Somerset England Taunton   844 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 12036, Somerset Light Infantry
LUTE Ernest Bedminster Somerset England Bristol   820 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died of wounds France & Flanders 25/10/1918 Formerly 11836, Somerset Light Infantry
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, Lancashire   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 Light Infantry
MOORE James Bride St., Wexford Co. Wexford Ireland Wexford   10952 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died of wounds France & Flanders 17/10/1918 Formerly 10370, Royal Irish Rifles
MORRIS John       Curragh Doncaster, Yorkshire 2820 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 2482, Yorkshire Light Infantry
MULRAIN Peter St. James', Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Dublin Kilmainham, Co. Dublin 2817 Private Died Salonika 13/11/1915 Formerly 13454, Royal Dublin 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 Light Infantry
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 Light Infantry
PATTERSON Thomas Dungannon Co. Tyrone Ireland Omagh, Co. Tyrone Dungannon 2807 Private Died Home 08/02/1915 Formerly 11369, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
PEPLER William James Southwick Wiltshire England Trowbridge, Wilts. Southwick 910 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died Gallipoli 18/08/1915 Formerly Somerset Light Infantry
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 Light Infantry
PONTING Jabez St. Augustine's, Bristol Gloustershire England Bristol   926 Private Killed in action France & Flanders 06/11/1918 Formerly Somerset Light Infantry
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 Light Infantry
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 Light Infantry
ROSCOE William Darwen Lancashire England Darwen   966 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died of wounds France & Flanders 07/10/1918 Formerly Somerset Light Infantry
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 Light Infantry
SMITH Charles St. Phillip's, Bristol Gloustershire England Bristol   994 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 11622, Somerset Light Infantry
SPERRING Alfred John Montpelier Gloustershire England Bristol   985 Private Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 12362, Somerset Light Infantry
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 Regiment
THORNE Walter Midsomer Norton Somerset England Taunton, Somerset Shaftesbury, Dorset 1035 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Died of wounds Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly Somerset Light Infantry
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 Light Infantry
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, Royal Munster 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 Light Infantry
YEOMAN Eric Hartfield Sussex England Kilmersdon, Somerset Reigate, Surrey 1105 Pte. (L/Cpl.) Killed in action Gallipoli 16/08/1915 Formerly 12231, Somerset Light Infantry

 

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