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Royal Dublin Fusiliers

8th Battalion

ROYAL DUBLIN FUSILIERS

48th Brigade / 16th (Irish) Division

 

Early September : In front of Ginchy.

9th September : Attack and capture of Ginchy (second wave).

 

126 names

22753 Lance Corporal

Patrick

BARRY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12522 Private

James

BOLAND

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21430 Lance Corporal

Henry

BOOTHMAN

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21423 Private

Christopher

BRANNON

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14438 Private

Christopher

BRENNAN

Died of wounds on the 24th October 1916

Rest in peace in Bradford (Scholemoor) Cemetery

 

25829 Private

Robert

BUCKLEY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15233 Private

Robert Mark

BUNDY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16981 Private

Denis

BURKE

Died of wounds on the 15th October 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

25897 Private

Joseph

BURKE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25651 Private

William

BURKE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6583 Sergeant

James Andrew

BYRNE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24451 Private

Patrick

BYRNE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5080 Lance Corporal

William

BYRNE

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15791 Private

William

BYRNE

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14620 Private

Francis

CAFFREY

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15473 Sergeant

James

CAMPBELL, MM

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

27212 Lance Corporal

Phillip Markey

CASSIDY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21448 Private

Christopher

CLARKE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Wilfred John

CLARKE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24824 Private

Nicholas

CONLAN

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22338 Private

Michael J.

CONNORS

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

15208 Lance Corporal

Joseph

CORRIGAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 47

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25995 Private

Edward

CULLITON

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

Second Lieutenant

Arthur Charles de Burgh

DALY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 40

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

23010 Private

John

DALY

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 40

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

21369 Private

John

DAVIS

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5761 Private

George

DEEGAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15293 Private

James

DICKS

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

George Albert

DINAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18804 Private

George

DOCHERTY

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

25848 Private

Henry

DONNELLY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25777 Private

Joseph

DONNELLY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22989 Private

Patrick

DONOGHUE

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

24850 Private

John

DONOHOE

Died of wounds on the 5th October 1916 - Age 48

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

14051 Private

Alexander

DOYLE

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916 - Age 43

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

11846 Private

Joseph

DOYLE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

20565 Private

Stephen

DOYLE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19051 Private

Patrick

DUFF

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10707 Private

Harry

EDWARDS

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18876 Private

Ernest Godfrey

ENGLISH

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16771   Private

George

ENGLISH

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18919   Private

Joseph

FARMER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23518   Private

John

FARRELL

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

17870   Corporal

William Henry

FEELEY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25334   Private

Francis

FEELY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26441   Private

James

FEENEY

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23821   Private

Patrick

FITZSIMONS

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15673   Lance Corporal

Joseph

FLANAGAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

19944   Lance Corporal

Thomas

FLEMING

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23628   Private

John

FLYNN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8759   Private

Christopher

FOY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14559   Lance Corporal

John

GALLAGHER

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916 - Age 44

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22902 Private

John

GEOGHEGAN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22661 Private

Michael

GEOGHEGAN, served as LEECH

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21205 Private

James

GOODMAN

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

15428 Private

George

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

19701 Private

James

GRUBB

Died of wounds on the 14th September 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

23629 Private

James

GUBBY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24972 Private

John

GUINANE

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

19656 Private

Alexander

HAMILTON

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Geoffrey Cecil Monck

HAMILTON

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

18933 Private

Patrick

HANN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24749 Private

John

HARTFORD

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

27221 Private

James

HEALY

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

19493 Private

John H.

HEFFERNAN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16234 Corporal

Tom

HILL

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

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

20066 Lance Corporal

John

HODGERS

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8728 Private

Edmund Francis

HOGAN

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26214 Private

Henry

HUNTER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24646 Private

James

HUNTER

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

27222 Private

John Walker

ILLINGWORTH

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24535 Lance Corporal

Thomas

JAMES

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23856 Private

Michael

JUDGE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8701 Private

Edward

KAVANAGH

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24759 Private

John Joseph

KEEGAN

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

23146 Private

Patrick

KELLY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21963 Private

Patrick

KEOGH

Killed in action on the 6th Septembre 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21867 Private

Patrick

KEOGH

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19618 Private

Peter

KEOGH

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13209 Lance Corporal

John

LALLY

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14525 Lance Sergeant

Thomas

LALLY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24538 Private

William

LAWLER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15729  Company Sergeant Major

Murtagh

LENNON, DCM

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 41

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

24889 Private

Albert

LINDER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24766 Private

Michael

LYNCH

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25850 Private

James

MAHER

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16977 Private

James

MALCOLMSON

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21373 Private

John

MARKEY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

Second Lieutenant

Thomas

MAXWELL

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

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

22568 Private

Patrick

McCARTHY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21353 Lance Corporal

John

McCOY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18328 Private

Alexander

McCREADY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23642 Private

Patrick

McDONNELL

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24820 Private

John

McERLEANE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20044 Private

Bernard

McKEEVER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18295 Private

Henry

McPARLIN

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24985 Private

John

MITCHELL

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

20351 Private

John

MOLONEY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

William Herbert

MONSON, MC

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

22473 Private

John

MOORE

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12392 Private

Hugh

MULGREW

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12616 Private

Patrick

MULVANEY

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16508 Private

Anthony

MURPHY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

13044 Private

Francis

MURPHY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18880 Private

Michael R.

MURRAY

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

19498 Private

James

NAUGHOR

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22953 Private

Patrick

NEILL

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22200 Lance Corporal

Patrick

O'BRIEN

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20515 Private

John

O'DONOGHUE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24465 Private

Denis

O'NEILL

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8742 Private

John

O'NEILL

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23289 Private

John Joseph

O'ROURKE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8783 Private

James

O'SHAUGHNESSY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

19235 Sergeant

Christopher

PUGH

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25059 Private

Thomas

ROBERTS

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16279 Sergeant

Thomas

ROONEY

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

26507 Lance Corporal

Christopher

RUSSELL

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24562 Private

Thomas

SHANLEY

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

23079 Private

Peter

SMITH

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19794 Private

Peter

SMITH

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14548 Lance Corporal

Robert

SMITH, MM

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22445 Private

John

THORNTON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19295 Private

John

TONER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22446 Private

William

WADDELL

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

27242 Private

John

WHITE

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

Second Lieutenant

Walter

WHITEHEAD

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial