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Patrick Farrell

Rank: Corporal
Townland: Lisnacusha/ Lisnacush
Town/Village: Lanesborough
Civil Parish: Rathcline
Catholic Parish:
Alternative Address: 14 Hilliard Avenue, Edgewater, New Jersey, USA.
Census 1901:
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: New York National Guard, 'G' Company, 165th Infantry/ previously Company 'G', 69th Infantry, New York National Guard
Regiment Number: N/A
Date of Death: 03-05-1918
Memorial: Edgewater, New Jersey

Patrick worked for the American Can Company before enlisting in New York. He was aged 36 years (born 1881) at the time of his death. His brother John was listed as next-of-kin.

Parents Names:
Notes: Check his age - may have been 30. Patrick's family has the letter sent by the chaplain Fr Francis Duffy to his brother John concerning his death and burial. Fr Duffy was a famous military chaplain and friend of the poet Alfred Joyce Kilmer, who was killed in the war.

Artice by Megan Smolenyak, Irish America

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