We remember John Red Gwynn

We remember John Red Gwynn

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Timeline

Timeline

1866
birth Galway Ireland Source:9010989 Source:9009525 12th June 1866
1915
dates Age 44 Source:9008275 12th October 1915
1915
service Other Empire Force Chaplain 4th Class, Reverend Father Army Chaplain's Department attached. 1st Battalion, Irish Guards Source:9445313 12th October 1915
education University College Dublin Dublin Ireland Source:9010976
service Other Empire Force Reverend Royal Army Chaplain's Department Source:9009525
1915
death Died of wounds From wounds received in action near Vermelles. R.I.P Bethune France Source:9008275 12th October 1915

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Red
Initials JR
Last Name Gwynn
Source 1505821
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Other Empire Force Royal Army Chaplain's Department Reverend
Other Empire Force Army Chaplain's Department attached. 1st Battalion, Irish Guards Chaplain 4th Class, Reverend Father
Religion
DateReligionSource
Roman Catholic

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ann39898
Ireland: National Roll of Honour 1914-1921 Transcription Ann39898
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Jonathan101862

External Evidence

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GWYNN, THE REV. JOHN Jonathan101862
Rev Father J Gwynn Jonathan101862
11 OCT: Fr John Gwynn SJ Memorial Mass Jonathan101862
How Irish priests brought comfort to the battlefield Jonathan101862
University College Dublin & Medical School, Cecilia St Rosemary251
Chapel of St Patrick and the Saints of Ireland Jonathan101862

Multimedia

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Chapel of St Patrick and the Saints of Ireland Jonathan101862

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