Soldiers Died in the Great War

Royal Irish Regiment - 3rd Battalion

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
Gowran Co. Kilkenny Ireland Kilkenny
9952 Corporal Killed in action Home 24/04/1916 Son of Mrs. Mary Maddock, of Ballinaboola, Gowran, Co. Kilkenny.
Nenagh Co. Tipperary Ireland Nenagh
9022 Private Died Home 14/02/1916 Husband of M. Brindley, of 165, James St., Dublin.
BUTLER John 26 Ballingarry Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Thurles, Co. Tipperary 9054 Private Died Home 26/02/1916 Son of William Butler, of Ballincurry, Thurles.
CARR Michael

Dublin Mulhuddart, Co. Dublin 9852 Private Killed in action Home 24/04/1916
Ballinrobe Co. Mayo Ireland Ballinrobe
9213 Private Died Home 20/02/1916 Formerly 4497, Connaught Rangers. Son of Mrs. S. Cassidy, of County Home, Castlebar, Co. Mayo.
Holycross Co. Tipperary Ireland Thurles, Co. Tipperary Holycross 9902 Private Died Home 20/01/1916 Listed twice. See McCORMACK.
Carisvilla Co. Kildare Ireland Limerick
9947 Private Died of wounds Home 24/04/1916
FORD Robert Henry
Wood Green Middlesex England Tottenham, Middlesex
1172 Sergeant Died Home 27/04/1915
HAYES Andrew 41 Shankill Co. Antrim Ireland Belfast
9067 Private (Quartermaster Sergeant) Died Home 06/03/1917 Husband of Elizabeth Hayes, of 63, Manor St., Cliftonville, Belfast.
McCARTHY Michael 29 St. Patrick's, Waterford Co. Waterford Ireland Waterford
87 Private Died Home 04/05/1915 Husband of Anne Mccarthy.
McCORMACK Michael 19 Holycross Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Waterford 9902 Private Died Home 20/01/1916 Son of William Mccormack of Holycross, Thurles.
McEVOY Michael 29

Curragh, Co. Kildare Maddenstown, Co. Kildare 8706 Private/L.Corporal (Lance Corporal) Died Home 29/12/1915 Son of Mrs. Ellen Mcevoy, of Maddenstown Upper, Curragh Camp.
PHILLIPS Harry 23 Whitminster Gloustershire England Stroud, Glos. Whitminster 8379 Private Killed in action Home 25/04/1916 Formerly 16061, Hussars. Son of Wintour Tom and Mary Ann Phillips, of Rosebank Cottage, Whitminster, Glos.
RYAN Michael
Anacarty Co. Tipperary Ireland Cashel, Co. Tipperary Golden, Co. Tipperary 9929 Private Died Home 21/04/1916
Mordike Co. Tipperary Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Mordike 11162 Private Died of wounds Home 24/04/1916
YOUNG Sidney (Sidney Leonard) 23 Birmingham Warwickshire England Birmingham
8419 Private Killed in action Home 25/04/1916 Son of Mrs. Nellie Young, of 75, Eversley Rd., Small Heath, Birmingham.
BATCHELOR William (William C.) 27

Tunbridge Wells, Kent
5362 Private Died At Sea 30/12/1917 Formerly 5004, Royal West Kent Regiment. Son of William and Annie Batchelor;. Husband of Lilian H. Batchelor, of 5, Sunnyside Rd., Rusthall, Tunbridge Wells. Native of Tunbridge Wells.
BECKER John 36 Carlow Co. Carlow Ireland Carlow
7739 (L/Corporal) (Lance Corporal) Died Home 01/06/1917
COADY John 33 Ballinakill Queen's Co. Ireland Maryborough, Queen's Co. Ballinakill 9019 Private Died Home 01/12/1917 Son of Margaret Coady, of Chapel St., Ballinakill, and the Late Michael Coady.
DELOHERY Michael 38 Kilrush Co. Clare Ireland Limerick
1987 Private Died Home 30/12/1916 Husband of Ellen Delohery.
St. Canice's, Kilkenny Co. Kilkenny Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
8293 Private Died Home 26/02/1915
MAHONEY Patrick 41 Fethard Co. Tipperary Ireland Tipperary Fethard 2397 Private Died Home 20/08/1914
McCARTHY Edward 48 St. Mary's, Dungarvan Co. Waterford Ireland Dungarvan
7096 Private Died Home 20/01/1915 Husband of Mary Mccarthy, of 4, Davis St., Dungarvan.
McLAUGHLIN Albert (Andrew) 29 Greenock Renfrewshire Scotland Greenock
10479 (3/10479) Private Died At Sea 30/12/1917 Son of James and Mary Mclaughlin, of Donegal;. Husband of Christina Mclaughlin, of 7, Market St., Greenock.
MILLER Charles Matthew 21

Winchester Southampton 16217 Private Died Home 13/09/1918 Son of Charles William and Louisa Miller, of 17, Vaudrey St., Shirley, Southampton.
O'BRIEN John 42 Wexford Co. Wexford Ireland Clonmel
5739 Sergeant Died Home 25/03/1915 Husband of M. O brien, of 5, Davis Rd., Clonmel.
O'CONNOR Michael (Michael Joseph) 30 Kilmacthomas Co. Waterford Ireland Waterford Kilmacthomas 8504 Private Died Home 27/09/1916 Son of William O connor;. Husband of Margaret O connor, of 135, East Main St., Annadale, West Lothian.
O'KEEFFE (O'KEEFE) William 22 Moneygran Co. Waterford Ireland Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Cappoquin, Co. Waterford 5595 Private Died Home 04/11/1918
QUANNE James 43 Tipperary Co. Tipperary Ireland Tipperary
8012 Sergeant Died Home 17/08/1916 Husband of Annie Quanne, of 5, Davitt St., Tipperary.
QUIGLEY Daniel 28 Nenagh Co. Tipperary Ireland Nenagh
7051 Private Died Home 02/02/1915 Husband of Johsons Kennedy, of 4, Cottage, Portland Row, Nensgh, Co. Tipperary.
RILEY William Vincent
Dublin Co. Dublin Ireland Liverpool
10767 Private Died Home 16/06/1918 Listed on CWGC as Royal Irish Rifles.
RYAN Michael 21 Nenagh Co. Tipperary Ireland Limerick Cloghjordan, Co. Tipperary 9912 Private Died Home 25/06/1916 Son of John Ryan, of New St., Lismore, Co. Waterford.


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