Soldiers Died in the Great War

Royal Irish Regiment - Depot 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
BROPHY Michael 39 Rathue, Co. Carlow Carlow Ireland Carlow Ballon, Co. Carlow 8113 Private Died Home 19/09/1914 Son of the Late John and Brigid Brophy;. Husband of Brigid Lawless (Formerly Brophy).
FLYNN Edmund
Coolnamuck, Co. Waterford Waterford Ireland Carrick-on-Suir, Co. Tipperary Coolnamuck 7381 Private Died Home 06/11/1918
St. James's, Tunbridge Wells, Kent Kent England Tunbridge Wells
6279 Q.M.S. (Regimental Quartermaster Sergeant) Died Home 21/06/1918
Kenneigh, Co. Cork Cork Ireland Cork Youghal, Co, Cork 1968 Sergeant Died Home 31/12/1915
KELLY William James
Lisburn, Co. Antrim Antrim Ireland Belfast Lisburn, Co. Antrim 3091 Private Died Home 25/07/1917
LYONS Patrick 32 Ballingarry, Co. Tipperary Tipperary Ireland Thurles, Co. Tipperary Killenaule, Co. Tipperary 1524 Private Died Home 26/10/1914
Cloughjordan, Co. Tipperary Tipperary Ireland Nenagh, Co. Tipperary Cloughjordan 7993 Private Died Home 19/05/1915
NOONAN Michael

Liverpool Waterford 1605 Private Died Home 11/12/1917 Listed twice. See NOONAN in 2nd Garrison Battalion.
St. Mary's, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary Tipperary Ireland Clonmel
7278 Sergeant Died Home 21/02/1918 Husband of M. Prendergast, of 8, Mitchell Rd., Clonmel.


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