We remember Edward Farrell

We remember Edward Farrell

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Graigue, County Carlow Ireland Source:8688865 1888
1911
location Agra, United Provinces India military residence address Source:8688865 2nd April 1911
1914
location Raglan South Barracks, Devonport United Kingdom military residence address Source:8721835 11th August 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8688862 13th August 1914 - 8th September 1914
marriage Mary Farrell Source:7306051
service British Army Private 8879 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8688862
1914
death Killed in Action Private Edward Farrell was one of 8 men from the Royal Irish Regiment to be killed in action at Orly-sur-Morin on 8th September 1914. He is buried in the local cemetery. Orly-sur-Morin France Source:7306051 Source:8721836 Source:8721835 8th September 1914
burial Orly-Sur-Morin Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Seine-et-Marne France Source:7306051

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edward
Initials E
Last Name Farrell
Source 1200816
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Agra, United Provinces India military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Raglan South Barracks, Devonport United Kingdom military residence address known 11th August 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 8879 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Farrell wife

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Patrick63223
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Patrick63223
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
Ireland Census 1901 Transcription Patrick63223

External Evidence

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The Campaigns and History of the Royal Irish Regiment Vol.II from 1900 to 1922 Patrick63223
"There's a Devil in the Drum" by J.F.Lucy Patrick63223
“The Mons Star: The British Expeditionary Force 1914” Patrick63223

Multimedia

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Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Graiguecullen Bridge, Carlow Patrick63223
Agra Fort, India Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
SS Herschel Patrick63223
La Bascule crossroads, Mons, Belgium Patrick63223
The area to the east of Mons Patrick63223
Restaurant Leon on Chausee de Binche Patrick63223
Rue Leon Save, Mons, Belgium. Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
The fields between Caudry and Audencourt Patrick63223
The road cutting south west of Audencourt Patrick63223
Map of the Battle of Mons Patrick63223
Map of the actions at Caudry/Audencourt Patrick63223
Orly-sur-Morin Patrick63223
Map of the action at Orly Patrick63223
The area to the east of Mons Patrick63223
Maison Communale, Hyon Patrick63223
A typical pave road Patrick63223
8th Brigade headquarters in Audencourt Patrick63223
Audencourt Patrick63223
Caudry Patrick63223
Orly-sur-Morin cemetery Patrick63223
La Ferté-sous-Jouarre Memorial Patrick63223
Grave Registration Document Patrick63223
The Guardhouse at Raglan Barracks, Devonport Patrick63223
Bethencourt Patrick63223
Audencourt (from the south) Patrick63223
Audencourt (from the west) Patrick63223
The church in Audencourt Patrick63223
Caudry (on the road to Audencourt) Patrick63223

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