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John J. Connolly

Rank: Lance-Sergeant
Townland: France
Town/Village: Ballinalee
Civil Parish: Clonbroney
Catholic Parish: Clonbroney
Alternative Address:
Census 1901: Residing at France, Currygrane, Longford
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: Irish Guards, 1st Battalion
Regiment Number: 2003
Date of Death: 28-12-1914
Cause: Died of wounds at No. 10 Stationery Hospital, Rouen, France.
Memorial: Longuenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery, France

John was born the 7 December 1882 in France, Ballinalee. He married Rose of 60, King's Rd., Richmond, Surrey before enlisting into the army.

L.S. Connolly died aged 32 years through the Winter Operations. In his will, he left his possessions to his wife, including his watch and ring.

Parents Names: Son of Michael and Jane (née Curren), Connolly, both teachers.

Link to CWGC; Link to Soldiers Will

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