Bailieborough’s World War 1 Dead – Roll of Honour

Argue, James.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Lance Corporal, 2nd Bn. Cameronians (Scottish Rifles).
Died on 3 June 1915

Argue, Joseph Clarke.
Urcher House, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Rifleman, 1st Bn. A Coy. Rifle Brigade.
Died 26 April 1915. Age 25.
Seventh son of Thomas and Essie Argue.

Boyd, R.
Corglass, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Sergeant, 9th Bn. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.
Died 17 August 1917. Age 28.
Son of Thomas and Fanny Boyd.

Burns, Robert Henry.
Corglass, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 11th Bn. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.
Killed in action on 1July 1916 in France.

Callaghan, James.
Knockbride, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 7th Bn. Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Killed in action on 5 September 1916 in France.

Carlin, James
Knockbride, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Died 21 October 1915 in France.


Clarke, Reverend Stephen.
Tierworker, Co. Cavan.
Chaplain, 7th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers.
Died 4 October 1917.
Son of Patrick and Rose Clarke.
Chaplain attached to the Lancashire Fusiliers killed in action at the 3rd Battle of Ypres.
Plaque erected in Bruskey Chapel.

Clarke, Thomas.
Curkish, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 2nd Bn. Irish Guards.
Died 13 June 1917. Age 23.
Son of Jane Clarke.

Connor, Patrick.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 4th Bn. Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Died 8 June 1915

Coote, John Robert.
Main St., Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Corporal, 12th Bn. Royal Irish Rifles.
Died 14 April 1918. Age 21.
Son of Thomas R. and Elizabeth A. Coote.

Coyle, Patrick.
Knockbride, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Died 30 November 1917 in France.

Cranston, Frederick.
Lisgar, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 20th Bn. Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment).
Died 9 April. Age 27.
Son of Charles and Jane Cranston.
Awarded the British War and the Canadian Memorial Cross Medals.

Cruikshanks, Stafford.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 1st Bn. Irish Guards.
Died 22 February 1915. Age 19.
Adopted son of Stafford and Anne Cruikshanks.

Davidson, William Henry.
Lisball, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Rifleman, 9th Bn. Royal Irish Rifles.
Died 11 December 1916. Age 25.
Son of William and Elizabeth Davidson.

Earley, Patrick.
Urcher, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 7th Bn. Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Died 29 April 1916. Age 40.
Husband of Rose Earley.

Farley, Patrick Joseph.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Corporal, 6th Coy. Canadian Machine Gun Corp.
Died 15 September 1916. Age 35.
Son of Patrick Farrelly and Catherine Farrelly.

Farley, Thomas.
Killann, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 7th Bn. King’s Own Scottish Borderers.
Killed in action on 25 September 1915 in France.

Gibson, John Nixon.
Lisball, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Rifleman, 1st Bn. Royal Irish Rifles.
Formerly (2217), North Irish Horse.
Died 7 March 1917. Age 20.
Son of John and Lizzie Gibson.

Gibson, Robert.
Lisbar, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Lance Corporal. 7th Bn. South Irish Horse. Royal Irish Regiment.
Died 12 December 1917.
Son of John Gibson.

Gilmore, Alexander William Francis.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Second Lieutenant, 15th Bn. Royal Irish Rifles.
Died 23 November 1917. Age 19.
Son of Mary Jane Gilmore.

Gorman, John.
William St., Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 7th Bn. A Coy. Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Died 7 July 1916. Age 20.
Son of John and Kate Gorman.

Gormley, Thomas.
Tullnaskea, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 1st Bn. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.
Died 9 August 1916 in France. Age 36.
Son of Terence and Mary Gormley.

Gregory, Christopher.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Lance Corporal, 2nd Bn.
The Prince of Wales Volunteers, South Lancashire Regiment.
Killed in action on 8 November 1914 in France.

Griffith, Henry John.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Died 7 August 1917 in France.

Hall, T.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Naval Engineer,
Killed in action.

Kerr, Samuel.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Corporal, 1st /5th Bn. Highland Light Infantry.
Killed in action on 8 November 1917. Age 34.
Son of the late John and Mrs. Kerr.

King, Bernard.
Corkish, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 14th Bn. Black Watch (Royal Highlanders).
Died 6 January 1918. Age 30.
Son of Alice King.

King, James.
Kinnea, Drumague, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 1st Bn. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.
Died 21 August 1915. Age 25.
Son of John and Susan King.

Levingstone William.
Corglass, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Died 1 July 1916 in France.

Lucas, James.
Knocknalossett, Knockbride, Co. Cavan.
Rifleman, 1st Bn. Royal Irish Rifles.
Died 19 November 1914. Age 33.
Son of John William and Mary Jane Lucas.

Lynch, Thomas.
73 William Street, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 6th Bn. Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Killed in action in Gallipoli, Turkey on 7 August 1915. Age 24.
Son of Sergeant Major Peter J Lynch; husband of Mary McCullagh.
Father of Miss Elizabeth Lynch, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.

McAteer, Michael.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 1st Bn. Highland Light Infantry.
Killed in action on 21 May 1915.

McDonald, James.
Drumeague, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 1st Bn. Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Died 21 March 1918. Age 22.
Son of Patrick McDonald.

McGuire, Joseph.
Church Street, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 7th Bn. Royal Dublin Fusiliers.
Died 15 October 1918. Age 21.
Son of Elizabeth McGuire.

Mills, Thomas.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Royal Irish Rifles.

Morrow, James Steward.
Knockbride, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 1st Bn. Royal Irish Rifles.
Killed in action 18 October 1914.

Noble, Charles.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Light Infantry Regiment.

O’Brien, J.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Lance Corporal, 14th Bn. Royal Irish Rifles.
Died 23 March 1918. Age 44.
Son of John and Margaret O’ Brien.

O’Donnell, Andrew.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, Royal Scots Fusiliers,
Killed in Action on 2 June 1917 in France.

O’Reilly, John Patrick.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Died 29 September 1916 in France.

Sherriff, J.
Speowale House, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 2nd Bn. Manchester Regiment.
Died 18 November 1916.
Son of Fred Sherriff.

Smith, Matthew.
Bailieborough, Co Cavan.
Died 30 April 1917 in France.

Smyth, Samuel.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Irish Guards.

Stafford, George.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Royal Irish Rifles.

Tierney, Bernard.
Relaghan, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 2nd Bn. Irish Guards.
Died of bronchitis 12 February 1917. Age 27.
Son of Thomas and Mary Ann Tierney.

Vance, William Joseph.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 699th Bn. M.T.Coy. Army Service Corps.
Died 20 June 1917. Age 20.
Son of Richard and Jennie Vance.

Walsh, Robert.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 2nd Bn. Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Died on 17 March 1915.

White, P.
Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Killed in action.

Young, Robert Fearon.
Gartenane, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan.
Private, 11th Bn. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers.
Died 1 July 1916 in France. Age 22.
Son of Anne Young.