Soldiers Died in the Great War

Royal Irish Regiment - 1st Labour Company

The information presented here I have transcribed from "Soldiers Died in the Great War" and have added extra columns to try and give a breakdown of each man's county and country of birth were possible. I have also enhanced the data with information extracted from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission ( Where a difference in Surname, Forename, Rank or Service number occurred the information from the CWGC has been put in brackets i.e. SDGW (CWGC).

While every attempt has been made to ensure the accuracy of this transcription, there are errors in both the original text and on 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.

SURNAME Christian Name(s) Age Born Place Born County Born Country Enlisted Residence Number Rank Cause Place Date of Death Notes
Sheriff Street, Dublin Dublin Ireland Dublin
508 (L/508) (Private) Died France and Flanders 18/03/1917 Formerly 8631, Royal Irish Rifles
Rollsbey, Norfolk Norfolk England Wrexham
507 Private Died France and Flanders 16/02/1917 Not recorded in CWGC. Formerly 19015, Royal Field Artillery


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