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6th Battalion

CONNAUGHT RANGERS

47th Brigade / 16th (Irish) Division

 

31st August : In front line in front of Guillemont.

3rd September : Capture of Guillemont (47th Brigade detached from its Division as Corps Reserve).

9th September : Attack on Ginchy.

 

101 names

4888 Private

John

ANDERSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2770 Private

Thomas

ANDERSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6946 Private

Denis

BANNON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4699 Private

Patrick

BOLGER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

5901 Private

Patrick

BRANNIGAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4697 Private

Alfred

BRODERICK

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4669 Private

James

BROWN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

743 Lance Corporal

Michael

BRUDER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4796 Private

Austin

BURKE

Killed in action on the 5th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1514 Private

Joseph

BURNS

Died of wounds on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

416247 Private

William

CAHILL

Died of wounds on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

1607 Lance Corporal

Thomas

CAINE

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4385 Private

James

CARRAGHER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Matthew

CARRUTH

Detached from Royal Irish Regiment

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

2641 Private

Joseph

CLARKSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3923 Private

James

CONWAY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in AIF Burial Ground

 

4232 Private

Joseph

CROWLEY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3731 Private

Thomas

DARRAGH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1321 Private

Walter

DIXON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5904 Private

Thomas

DOHERTY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2337 Private

John

DRAIN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2127 Private

Patrick

DUNNE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7051 Private

Fred

EVANS

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

1615 Private

Frank

FARRELLY

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11029 Private

Michael

FENOUGHTY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4414 Private

William

FERRIS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8472 Private

Michael

FLOOD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

1327 Private

Thomas

FOLEY

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bois Guillaume Communal Cemetery

 

7267 Private

Thomas

FRAIN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4342 Lance Sergeant

John Joseph

FRIAR

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3186 Private

Luther

GAMWELL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1540 Private

Michael

GARVEY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1542 Private

Martin

GAVIN

Died of wounds on the 14th September 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

922 Private

Denis

GOLDEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6482 Private

John

GRAHAM

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

4604 Private

John

GROGAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11159 Private

John

HAYDEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

1673 Private

Walter

HAYES

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5948 Private

Patrick

HEGARTY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6991 Private

William

HENSHALL

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4082 Corporal

Bartholomew

HYNES

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

3058 Private

John

JAGGER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6991 Private

Thomas

JOYCE

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4648 Private

John Joseph

KEANE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4159 Private

James

KELLY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5809 Private

John

KELLY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1176 Private

Patrick

KELLY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1495 Private

Robert

KELLY

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

3553 Private

Daniel

LAGAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4127 Private

John

LAWLOR

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant-Colonel

John Staples Molesworth

LENOX-CONYNGHAM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 54

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery

 

7167 Private

Philip

LYNCH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3931 Private

Hugh

MacLEOD

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6312 Corporal

Robert

MARSHALL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7606 Private

James Anthony

MARTIN

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

285 Private

William

McAULEY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4746 Private

Francis

McCARTAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

7560 Private

William

McCONVILLE

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

6184 Private

Daniel

McDERMOTT

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

2408 Private

Patrick Joseph

McGINNEY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

3740 Private

Patrick

McGRANE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1635 Private

John

McLAUGHLIN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11153 Private

Thomas

McLOUGHLIN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5273 Private

Frank James

McNALLY - served as MACK

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

4479 Private

Patrick

McNEELY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1632 Private

Frank

McPARTLAND

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

7273 Private

Joseph

MONAGHAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1342 Private

Michael

MOORE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4299 Private

Patrick John

MOORE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4466 Sergeant

John

MULDOON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5720 Private

Thomas

MULLIGAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6787 Private

John Patrick

MURPHY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7321 Private

Thomas

MURTAGH

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4778 Private

Michael

NEWCOMBE

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Frank (or Francis) Wilson

NORTH

(Detached from the 3rd Royal Irish Regiment)

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

7303 Private

Bernard

O'DONNELL

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4301  Private

S.

O'DORMAN

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

6014 Private

M.

O'REILLY

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

7276 Private

Laurence

REILLY

Died of wounds on the 6th September 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

6298 Private

Patrick

REILLY

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4265 Private

John

ROCK

Died of wounds on the 6th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

5806 Private

Frank

ROONEY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Henry Richards

SHERIDAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

Captain

Norman Kennedy

STEUART

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

2939 Company Sergeant Major

Fred

STINSON

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5204 Private

Martin

STOKES

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Charles Douglas Felgate

STONE

(Detached from the 4th Royal Irish Regiment)

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

5978 Private

Patrick

SULLIVAN

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

7349 Private

John

SWEENEY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4485 Private

Patrick

SWEENEY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2988 Private

Arthur

TACKNEY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1594 Private

John

TAGGART

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5131 Corporal

Owen

TIERNAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3769 Lance Corporal

James

TIGHE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6/3987 Private

Michael

TRESTON

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Bristol (Arnos Vale) Roman Catholic Cem.

 

4544 Corporal

Michael

WARD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

2173 Private

Felix

WATERS

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4846 Private

Francis William

WEBBER

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

5/3271 Lance Corporal

George Frederick

WILLERT

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

3400 Corporal

Harry

WOODHOUSE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

Lieutenant

Stamford Walter Seppings

WRIGHT

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery