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Soldiers Died in the Great War -- Roll of Honour 1914-1919

Royal Irish Rifles - 8th/9th 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
BAXTER William Henry Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
12604 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 23/11/1917
BILL Alexander Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast Larne, Co. Antrim 136 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 01/07/1916
BILL Robert Kilbride Co. Down Ireland Newtownards, Co. Down Doagh, Co. Antrim 300 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 25/06/1916
BOOMER Robert Barton-on-Erwell Lancashire England Belfast Holywood, Co. Down 395 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 01/07/1916
BROWNE Robert Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
445 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 23/11/1917
CAIRNS Duncan Govan Lanarkshire Scotland Belfast
14272 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 11/12/1917
CARSON Henry Banbridge Co. Down Ireland Clandeboye, Co. Down Banbridge, Co. Down 713 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 19/08/1917
CHAMBERS William Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
1351 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 21/03/1918
COSKERY Francis Annalong Co. Down Ireland Downpatrick, Co. Down Moneydarragh, Co. Down 164 Sergt. Killed in action France & Flanders 23/10/1918
CRAWFORD William John Ballyclare Co. Antrim Ireland Belfast Troon, Ayr 1089 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 01/07/1916
CUNNINGHAM John Hamilton Lisburn Co. Antrim Ireland Lisburn, Co. Antrim Dromore, Co. Down 732 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 26/06/1916
DRENNAN David Whiteabbey Co. Antrim Ireland Belfast
4 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 01/09/1916
FERGUSON John Ballymote Co. Sligo Ireland Altrincham, Ches. Ballymote, Co. Sligo 5296 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 15/12/1916
FLAVELL George Armagh Co. Armagh Ireland Belfast Portadown, Co. Armagh 175 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 05/12/1917
GRAHAM John Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
188 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 23/03/1918
HAMILTON William Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
47169 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 23/11/1917
LORIMER Andrew Ballyclare Co. Antrim Ireland Belfast
11699 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 21/03/1918
LOW James Aberdeen Aberdeenshire Scotland Belfast
547 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 23/11/1917
McCARTNEY John Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast Riverside, Co. Antrim 341 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 08/08/1917
McCHESNEY William Larne Co. Antrim Ireland Belfast
1941 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 23/11/1917
McDOWELL James Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
525 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 11/04/1918
McFARLANE George Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast Carnmoney, Co. Antrim 1402 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 23/11/1917
McILROY Henry Broughshane Co. Antrim Ireland Holywood, Co. Down Ballymena, Co. Antrim 162 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 01/07/1916
MOFFETT Samuel Clandeboye Co. Down Ireland Belfast Clandeboye, Co. Down 97 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 15/03/1916
MOORE George Coleraine Co. Derry Ireland Ballymoney, Co. Antrim
14557 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 23/11/1917
PARKER Ralph Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
3139 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 11/04/1918
PELLOLIO Joseph Alfred Hoxton Middlesex England Bethnal Green, Middx. Hoxton, Middx. 42128 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 02/12/1917 Formerly 34806, K.R.R.C.
QUAIL Wesley Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
1750 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 03/04/1918
ROBINSON Thomas Larne Co. Antrim Ireland Belfast Larne, Co. Antrim 7421 Cpl. Killed in action France & Flanders 23/11/1917
SIMPSON Joseph Lambeg Co. Antrim Ireland Lisburn
18764 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 01/09/1916
SKILLEN William Ballee Co. Down Ireland Belfast Ballee, Co. Down 143 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 01/07/1916
SMITH John Portrush Co. Antrim Ireland Ballymena, Co. Antrim Portrush, Co. Antrim 1590 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 23/11/1917
SMYTH William John Newtownards Co. Down Ireland Belfast Newtownards, Co. Down 132 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 19/08/1916
STEWART William Dunmurry Co. Antrim Ireland Belfast
13663 Rifleman Died Home 05/02/1915
THOMPSON Alexander Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
1623 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 23/11/1917
WALKER George Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
12450 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 21/03/1918
WILKIN John Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast Sunderland 493 Cpl. Killed in action France & Flanders 22/11/1916
WILKINS Alfred


London
5825 Rifleman Died France & Flanders 12/04/1917
WILSON William Belfast Belfast Ireland Belfast
13880 Rifleman Died of wounds France & Flanders 18/10/1918
WINTER Albert Arthur Ballymacarrett Co. Down Ireland Belfast
549 Sergt. Killed in action France & Flanders 02/07/1916
WITHERS Archibald Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland Belfast Glasgow 3430 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 02/07/1916
WOODS Samuel Ballymacarrett Co. Down Ireland Belfast
1037 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 21/06/1917
WOODS Samuel Ballymacarrett Co. Down Ireland Belfast
4262 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 02/07/1916
WRIGHT Arthur Greenock Renfrewshire Scotland Belfast
12466 Rifleman Killed in action France & Flanders 02/07/1916

 

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