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James Manson

Rank: Gunner
Street: Great Strand Street
Townland: Holmpatrick
Town/Village: Skerries, Co. Dublin
Civil Parish: Holmpatrick
Catholic Parish:
Alternative Address: Longford, County Longford
Census 1901: Resident at Strand Street, Skerries, Co. Dublin
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: Royal Garrison Artillery
Regiment Number: 74399
Date of Death:
Cause: Survived the war
Information: James was born in Longford in 1892, and was raised there for part of his childhood along with his siblings, prior to moving to Skerries pre-1901. Pte Manson enlisted in April 1916 and served twice in France, from September 1916 to March 1918 and from July 1918 to January 1919; he received a wound from a gas shell in March 1918.
Parents Names: Son of Robert Manson, Great Strand Street, Skerries, Co. Dublin

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