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We remember John Creevy

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1892
location Patrick Street, Mullingar, County Westmeath Ireland parents address Source:9363705 29th April 1892
1892
birth Patrick Street, Mullingar, County Westmeath Ireland Source:9355959 Source:9363705 1st May 1892
1901
location 15 Patrick Street (South Side), Mullingar, County Westmeath Ireland Source:9626096 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 18 Source:9355961 7th February 1911
1911
enlistment Athlone United Kingdom Source:9355961 7th February 1911
1911
location Victoria Miltary Barracks, North Belfast United Kingdom military residence address Source:9626124 2nd April 1911
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9526116 13th August 1914 - 28th February 1918
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9363719 13th August 1914 - 28th February 1918
1914
service British Army Sergeant 9575 Royal Irish Rifles 2nd Battalion Source:9363719 13th August 1914 - 28th February 1918
1914
missing Missing but later reported as a Prisoner of War. Source:9393278 26th August 1914
1914
hospitalisation Wounded in action at Caudry, France 26th August 1914. The Battle of Caudry, an action within the Battle of Le Cateau Hospital/Institution Source:9393268 26th August 1914
1914
internment pow Dietkirchen Germany Source:9452982 1914 - 30th April 1915
1914
internment pow Germany Source:9393278 20th September 1914 - 28th February 1918
1915
internment pow Bad Orb Germany Source:9452985 30th April 1915 - 28th February 1918
1918
internment pow Giessen Germany Source:9459691 28th February 1918
1919
location c/o Post Office Tullyhogue, County Tyrone United Kingdom Source:9507818 27th May 1919
1919
location c/o M. Quinn, 11 Patrick Street, Mullingar, Co Westmeath Ireland away from home address Source:9363705 27th May 1919
1920
discharge Source:9625959 24th December 1920
1920
service British Army Serjeant 7006456 Royal Ulster Rifles Source:9625959 24th December 1920
1926
marriage Mary Teresa Murphy Source:9393291 2nd December 1926
sibling May Or Mary Creevy Source:9507800
sibling Agnes Creevy Source:9507800
service British Army Sergeant 9575 Royal Irish Rifles 2nd Battalion Source:9526116
service British Army Serjeant 9575 Royal Irish Rifles Source:1013621
1974
death Not War Related Longsight, Manchester United Kingdom Source:9355959 2nd August 1974
burial Southern Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester United Kingdom Source:9363748

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Creevy
Source 1013621
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Smith Smyth
Source 9363719
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
15 Patrick Street (South Side), Mullingar, County Westmeath Ireland known 31st March 1901
Patrick Street, Mullingar, County Westmeath Ireland parents address 29th April 1892
Victoria Miltary Barracks, North Belfast United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
c/o M. Quinn, 11 Patrick Street, Mullingar, Co Westmeath Ireland away from home address 27th May 1919
c/o Post Office Tullyhogue, County Tyrone United Kingdom 27th May 1919
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 9575 Royal Irish Rifles Serjeant
British Army 9575 Royal Irish Rifles 2nd Battalion Sergeant
British Army 9575 Royal Irish Rifles 2nd Battalion Sergeant
British Army 7006456 Royal Ulster Rifles Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Creevy mother
John Creevy father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes Creevy sister
May Or Mary Creevy sister
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Teresa Murphy wife 2nd December 1926
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1920-12-24 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1911-02-07 Roman Catholic

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Irish Births 1864-1958 Traveller140628

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Death Certificate for John Creevy/Fenton-O'Creevy Traveller140628
Joining Certificate for John Creevy / George Smith Traveller140628
John Creevy Birth Certificate Traveller140628
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Serjeant John Creevy Traveller140628
John Creevy's Irish Forces Discharge Certificate Traveller140628
John Creevy's Headstone - Manchester Traveller140628
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John Creevy reported wounded and missing at Caudry Traveller140628
John Creevy's marriage certificate Traveller140628
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Pension Ledger (a portion of) Traveller140628
Medal Index Card for John Creevy 9575 Traveller140628
John Creevy British Army Discharge Certificate Traveller140628
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1911 Census - Partial Traveller140628

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