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Frank Riley (Reilly)

Rank: Trooper
Street: New Street
Town/Village: Granard
Civil Parish: Granard
Catholic Parish:
Alternative Address: Toronto, Canada/ 225 Bowery, New York, USA (possible).
Census 1901: Possible 1901 census entry at Barrack Street
Census 1911: Possible 1911 census for Grassyard, Granard
Regiment/Unit: Depot Squadron Royal Canadian Dragoons, Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force.
Regiment Number:
Date of Death:
Cause: Survived the war

Frank Riley name may have been Reilly was born in Granard on the 26 May 1892*. Prior to enlistment he was working as a railway (R.R) fireman, stoking locomotives. enlisted in January 1918 at Toronto. He appears to have also been registered in the US draft in 1917, giving a similar birth-date (28 May 1892).

Parents Names: Frank Riley, (Reilly) father
Notes: On the attestment form his birth date is given as 1892, although he may have in fact been born in 1886.

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