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Patrick Fanning

Rank: Driver
Town/Village: Ballymahon
Civil Parish: Shrule
Catholic Parish: Shrule
Alternative Address:
Census 1901:
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: Royal Field Artillery [formerly Leinster Regiment, 3rd Battalion and previous to that, Rifle Brigade, 6th Battalion] also Royal Garrison Artillery
Regiment Number: 205816 [2903 / 2118?] and 223208
Date of Death:
Cause: Survived the war
Information: Patrick was born near Ballymahon c. August 1875. He joined the Leinster Regiment originally in 1905 and again the Special Reserve (6 year service) in 1908 and served in France after re-enlistment in the Leinster Regiment. He was first discharged due to bronchitis and bronchial asthma in February 1916, but re-enlsited in the Royal Field Artillery in 1917.
Parents Names: Father: Michael Fanning, Ballymahon.
Notes: His Chelsea number was 58234.

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