Son of James (1869-1926) and Mary Margaret Brett née Sweeney (1871-1945) both born Co. Wexford. Residents of house 12 in Rochestown, Wexford in 1901 census. Moved to City of Winnipeg, Canada c. 1903. He was recorded as missing in action at a battle near Hallu, as part of the Battle of Amiens, and his name is recorded on the Vimy memorial. Both father and son enlisted. James Snr. survived and was discharged on 1st April 1919.
Date of Birth
Place of Birth
Rochestown, Old Ross, Co. Wexford
370 Bannerman Ave, Winnipege, Manitoba, Canada.
Date of Death
Circumstances of Death
Missing presummed dead after action near the Village of Hallu, France.
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