Breen, John Joseph

 
John Joseph
Breen
Date of Birth
Place of Birth
The Faythe, Wexford
Address
Wexford.
Service No.
7288
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
24
Circumstances of Death
Killed in Action in Ypres Salient, Flanders.
Other Biographical Details

Son of Moses & Annie Breen née Doyle of Birkenhead, Liverpool. Brother of Joseph Breen (4660).

Same Battalion

Atkins, Samuel

Date of Birth
Address
Wexford
Service No.
6885
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
40
Circumstances of Death
Second Battle of Ypres, Flanders.

Austin, John

Date of Birth
Address
Ballycarreal
Service No.
5898
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
25
Circumstances of Death
Killed in Action Battle of Mons, Flanders.

Barber, Thomas Henry

Date of Birth
Address
Gorey
Service No.
3637
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
27
Circumstances of Death
Killed in action at the Battle of the Canal du Nord, France 27 September – 1 October 1918

Barker, Philip

Date of Birth
Service No.
11493
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
22
Circumstances of Death
Died of wounds - at the Battle of Albert, France 21-23 August 1914

Berry, James

Date of Birth
Service No.
7567
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
37
Circumstances of Death
Died at home in Wexford. The cause of death was Phthisis.

Berry, Thomas

Date of Birth
Address
Tullow, Co.Carlow
Service No.
7253
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
38
Circumstances of Death
France and Flanders, Killed in Action

Bolger, John

Date of Birth
Address
Kilmuckridge
Service No.
5667
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
31
Circumstances of Death
Died of wounds victim of poisonous gas in France.

Boyce, Joseph

Date of Birth
Address
Rowe St and Abbey St, Wexford.
Service No.
12060
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
30
Circumstances of Death
France and Flanders, killed in Action. Killed on the first day of the Ludendorff/ German Spring Offensive.

Boyle, John

Date of Birth
Address
10 Green St, Wexford
Service No.
4469
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
42
Circumstances of Death
TB, Green St, Wexford. POW 23/08/1914. Discharged unfit for action 08/03/1919

Bradley, Richard

Date of Birth
Address
Newbawn, Co Wexford.
Service No.
6941
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
17
Circumstances of Death
France and Flanders, killed in Action

Breslin, Edward

Date of Birth
Address
Broadway.
Service No.
1884
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
20
Circumstances of Death
Killed in Action, France and Flanders. Killed in the Somme sector during the Battle of Guillemont (3-6 September 1916), in the First Battle of the Somme .

Brien, Andrew

Date of Birth
Address
Lightwater, Kilmore, Co. Wexford.
Service No.
5493
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
41
Circumstances of Death
Killed in Action at the Battle Le Pilly.

Brien, John

Date of Birth
Address
Enniscorthy
Service No.
5458
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
26
Circumstances of Death
Died of wounds in hospital. France and Flanders

Brien, John

Date of Birth
Service No.
6952
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
35
Circumstances of Death
Killed during Battle of Le Pilly, France.

Brooks, John

Service No.
6599
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
Unknown
Circumstances of Death
Killed in Action France and Messines Flanders.

Busher, Edward

Address
Bride Street, Wexford.
Service No.
4525
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
Unknown
Circumstances of Death
Died from wounds in the Somme sector.

Butler, Philip

Date of Birth
Address
Tinahely, Co. Wicklow
Service No.
4391
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
20
Circumstances of Death
Killed in Action

Canavan, Matthew

Date of Birth
Address
Ballon, Co.Carlow
Service No.
7667
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
33
Circumstances of Death
Killed in Action during Battle of Le Pilly, France.

Cane, Michael

Address
Enniscorthy
Service No.
10656
Rank
2nd Battalion
Date of Death
Age
Unknown
Circumstances of Death
Killed in Action France and Flanders