We remember Ion Barry George

We remember Ion Barry George

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
birth Scarriff, County Clare Ireland Source:9029294 Source:8664544 21st February 1882
1914
hospitalisation Wounded in both legs at Mons Hospital/Institution Source:9029294 23rd August 1914
1914
internment pow Germany Source:9029294 23rd August 1914 - 3rd February 1917
1914
service British Army Captain Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8671024 23rd August 1914
1917
events Internment in Switzerland Internment Konstanz Switzerland Source:9029294 3rd February 1917 - 10th September 1917
1917
events Repatriation to the UK from Switzerland Repatriation United Kingdom Source:9031366 11th September 1917
1918
service British Army Major Royal Irish Regiment 18th Battalion Source:8664544 5th May 1918
1918
death Died of wounds Due to the wounds he incurred at Mons his health "had been irretrievably shattered". He is buried in Brookwood Military Cemetery. Hospital for wounded officers in Marylebone London United Kingdom Source:8664543 Source:8664546 5th May 1918
burial Brookwood Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Surrey United Kingdom Vl A6 Source:8664544

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ion Barry
Initials IB
Last Name George
Source 8664544
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
POW camp Husaren Kaserne, Crefield Germany military residence address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Irish Regiment 18th Battalion Major
British Army Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Captain
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
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
May Westropp mother
Thomas Barry George father

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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 Transcription Patrick63223
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Patrick63223
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Patrick63223
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Patrick63223
Prisoners of War 1715-1945 Transcription Patrick63223

External Evidence

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Our Heroes Patrick63223
The Campaigns and History of the Royal Irish Regiment Vol.II from 1900 to 1922 Patrick63223
1914-1918 PRISONERS OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR ICRC HISTORICAL ARCHIVES Patrick63223
"There's a Devil in the Drum" by J.F.Lucy Patrick63223
“The Mons Star: The British Expeditionary Force 1914” Patrick63223
Wherever the Firing Line Extends Patrick63223

Multimedia

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Major Ion Barry George Patrick63223
Scariff, County Clare, Ireland Patrick63223
Husaren Kaserne, Crefield, Germany Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Map of the Battle of Mons Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
La Bascule crossroads, Mons, Belgium Patrick63223
Restaurant Leon, Mons Patrick63223
The area to the east of Mons Patrick63223
SS Herschel Patrick63223
The area to the east of Mons Patrick63223
Rue Leon Save, Mons, Belgium. Patrick63223
Maison Communale, Hyon Patrick63223
A typical pave (pa-vay) road Patrick63223
St Symphorien Military Cemetery, Mons, Belgium Patrick63223
Unknown Royal Irish Regiment Soldier Patrick63223
La Ferté-sous-Jouarre Memorial Patrick63223
Brookwood Military Cemetery Patrick63223
Grave registration document Patrick63223
Grave Registration Document Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
ICRC POW index card Patrick63223
ICRC POW index card Patrick63223
ICRC POW index card Patrick63223
ICRC POW index card Patrick63223
ICRC POW index card Patrick63223

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