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

Royal Irish Rifles - 1st Garrison 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
BELL Thomas Mohill, Co. Leitrim Co. Leitrim Ireland Edinburgh Westport, Scotland 1353 Rifleman Died India 01/06/1918 Formerly 7780, Connaught Rangers.
BROWN Robert

Lurgan, Co. Armagh Belfast 180 Rifleman Died Home 09/07/1918
BROWN William Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Cavan Dublin 1084 Corporal Died India 28/06/1917
CLEARY Denis Kilfinane, Co. Limerick Co. Limerick Ireland Limerick Kilfinane, Co. Limerick 978 Rifleman Died India 08/06/1917
COOPER William South Reston, Lincoln Lincolnshire England Stratford, Essex Bradford, York 1240 Rifleman Died Home 14/10/1918
ECCLES Joseph Monaghan Co. Monaghan Ireland Belfast
301 Rifleman Died India 21/05/1916
FITSIMONS Frank Navan, Co. Meath Co. Meath Ireland Naas, Co. Kildare Gorey, Co. Wexford 1058 Rifleman Died India 13/05/1916 Formerly 18810, Royal Dublin Fusiliers
GLEESON John Fethard, Co. Tipperary Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Fethard, Co. Tipperary 1156 Rifleman Died India 06/11/1918 Formerly 1965, Royal Irish Regiment
HANNA William Henry Bessbrook. Co. Armagh Co. Armagh Ireland Armagh Bessbrook, Co. Armagh 148 Rifleman Died India 04/01/1918
HEALY Michael Listowel. Co. Kerry Co. Kerry Ireland Listowel. Co. Kerry
574 Rifleman Died India 15/09/1917 Formerly 4630, Royal Munster Fusiliers
HEGNEY James Cashel, Co. Tipperary. Co. Tipperary Ireland Cashel, Co. Tipperary
784 Rifleman Died Home 08/07/1918
LAVERTY William John Drumagh, Omagh. Co. Tyrone Co. Tyrone Ireland Omagh, Co. Tyrone Belfast 949 Rifleman Died India 10/11/1916
MOLLOY Michael Kilbridge, Tullamore King's Co. Ireland Birr, King's Co. Tullamore, King's Co. 521 L/Corporal Died India 26/10/1919 Formerly 1672, Leinster Regiment
MOORE Hamilton

Belfast Newtownards, Co. Down 153 Corporal Died India 03/10/1917
MORAN Patrick Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Dublin
698 Sergeant Died India 16/01/1918
MURPHY Michael Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Dublin
377 Rifleman Died Home 11/06/1916 Formerly 22563, Royal Munster Fusiliers

638 Rifleman Died Home 23/04/1918 Formerly 2446, Connaught Rangers.
NELSON David Belfast Co. Antrim Ireland Belfast
222 Rifleman Died India 26/05/1918
NORRISON John Netley Hampshire England Castlebar, Co. Mayo
610 Sergeant Died India 02/08/1916 Formerly 1383, Connaught Rangers.
PHILLIPS Thomas Lisburn, Co. Antrim Co. Antrim Ireland Larne, Co. Antrim
1187 Rifleman Died India 10/12/1917
SCANLAN James b Tralee, Co. Kerry Co. Kerry Ireland Traiee, Co. Kerry
569 Corporal Died India 06/01/1918 Formerly 4947, Royal Munster Fusiliers
SCOTT David Newtownards, Co. Down Co. Down Ireland Newtownards, Co. Down
732 Rifleman Died India 27/05/1916
SEWARD Charles Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Ballykinlar, Co. Down Coolock, Co. Dublin 810 Rifleman Died India 28/05/1916
SHANNON John Joseph Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh Co. Fermanagh Ireland Belfast Blackburn, Lancs 345 Corporal Died India 29/10/1916 Formerly 20744, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
SHEARER James Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim Co. Antrim Ireland Belfast
659 Rifleman Died India 12/09/1916
SMART William Donagh, Co. Monaghan Co. Monaghan Ireland Lisburn, Co. Antrim Emyvale, Co. Monaghan 276 Rifleman Died India 31/10/1918
STANFIELD Thomas Hillsborough, Co. Down Co. Down Ireland Belfast
303 Rifleman Died India 29/02/1916
WATERS Thomas Boyle, Co. Roscommon Co. Roscommon Ireland Boyle, Co. Roscommon
609 Rifleman Died India 13/06/1917 Formerly 204, Connaught Rangers.


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