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Leinster Regiment

7th Battalion

Prince of Wales's

LEINSTER REGIMENT

(Royal Canadians)

47th Brigade / 16th (Irish) Division

 

28th August : Happy Valley.

47th Brigade detached from its Division as Corps Reserve.

31st August : Near Waterlot Farm.

3rd September : Attack and capture of Guillemont.

5th September : Carnoy.

6th September : Montauban area.

8th September : East of Guillemont.

9th September : Attack South of Ginchy (in support).

10th September : Carnoy.

 

74 names

Lieutenant (Quatermaster)

Patrick Joseph

AHERN

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916 - Age 41

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1481    Private

George

ARCHER

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

1917    Company Quatermaster Sergeant

Alonzo

BARTON

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Arthur Joseph

BLISS

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10583    Private

Patrick

BRACKEN

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery

 

1483    Private

John

BREEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

Henry Alfred Hogarth

BREN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5162    Private

Martin

BYRNE

Died of wounds on the 31st August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3533    Private

Patrick

BYRNE, MM

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

1521    Corporal

Frederick

CAMPFIELD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2863    Private

Peter Paul

CLARKE

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

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

3465   Private

Christopher

COLEMAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10378    Private

Thomas

COLLINS

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1331    Private

John

CONNAIRE

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

1928   Private

David

COUGHLAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2336    Private

Edward

CUNNINGHAM

Died of wounds on the 2nd November 1916

Rest in peace in Belfast (Milltown) Rom. Cath. Cemetery

 

4007    Private

John

CUNNINGHAM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1552    Private

Charles

DOHERTY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2044    Sergeant

William

DOLAN

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

Captain

Henry Francis

DOWNING

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1547    Private

Patrick

DUFFIN

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

4641    Private

Patrick

EGAN

Killed in action on the 1st September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Thomas William Winspeare

FOLEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3415    Private

Daniel

GALVIN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 50

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5071    Private

John

GANNON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 44

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

5081    Private

James

GORMAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3398    Private

Jerome

GUERIN

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2760    Sergeant

John F.

HARRISON

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3489    Private

Matthew

HOGAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

John

JOHNSTONE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3218   Private

John

KANE

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916 - Age 40

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

3349    Private

Joseph

KEANE

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4129   Private

John

KENNEALLY

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in St sever Cemetery

 

2419    Private

Michael

LEE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3174    Private

James

LEONARD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3362    Private

Henry

LITTLE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1421    Lance Corporal

John

LYNAGH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1867    Sergeant

Patrick

LYNCH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3711    Private

James

MAGRANE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3607    Corporal

Martin

MANSFIELD

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2178    Private

John

McCOMISKEY

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2895    Private

Matthew

McDERMOTT

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

708    Private

Richard

McDONALD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2907    Private

William

McDOWELL

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3184    Private

John

McGOUGH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

William

McGOWAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3532    Private

Patrick

McWILLIAM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4108    Private

Robert

McWILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9286    Private

William

MEADE

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4979    Private

James

MOLLOY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5145    Private

James

MONAGHAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4673    Private

John

MONAGHAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2954    Private

William

MORGAN

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1662    Private

Alexander

MURPHY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5326    Private

Denis

MURPHY

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2730    Private

Robert

MURPHY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

534    Private

John

MURRAY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1435    Private

Peter

MURRAY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3355    Private

Francis

O'ROURKE

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Hugh Montgomery Archdale

OLPHERT

Detached from Royal Munster Fusiliers

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

3451    Private

James Creech

PENNEY

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3453    Private

William

PITTMAN

Killed in action on the 1st September 1916 - Age 17

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7757    Private

George

POLFREMAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Theodore Oscar

PURDON, MC

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

387    Private

Thomas

REILLY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3527   Private

Thomas

ROONEY

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

2499    Private

James

RUNAGHAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2945    Corporal

Edward

SHARKEY

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2522    Private

John

SHARKEY

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Lancelot Joseph Moore

STUDHOLME

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3153    Lance Corporal

John Joe

SUTTON

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

2219    Private

Michael

WALLACE

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

1154    Private

Ralph Edward

WATSON

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

 

 

10523    Private

Patrick

WRAFTER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

 

MEN SERVING IN OTHER UNITS

 

3287    Private

Daniel

HORGAN

2nd Royal Munster Fusiliers

Died of wounds on the 29th August 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in St sever Cemetery