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Thomas Egan

Rank: Drummer Boy
Town/Village: Ballymahon
Civil Parish: Shrule
Catholic Parish: Shrule
Alternative Address:
Census 1901:
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: Royal Munster Fusiliers, 1st Battalion / Royal Irish Regiment, 4th Battalion [previously Officer Cadet Battalion, No. 17]
Regiment Number: 32679 / 6284
Date of Death:
Cause: Survived the war
Information: Thomas Egan was born in Ballymahon on 17 March 1901. He enlisted in the Officer Cadet Battalion initially in 1917 as a drummer boy and again at Athlone in September 1919. He was discharged in January 1920 as being no longer physically fit for war service.
Parents Names: Nephew of Michael Egan, Derlock (probably Derrylough), Ballymahon, Co. Longford
Notes: Had been treated in Fargo Military Hospital, part of the Larkhill Garrison, near the village of Durrington, Wiltshire.

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