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Denis King

Rank: Driver
Townland: Lisnagrish
Town/Village: Edgeworthstown
Civil Parish: Mostrim
Catholic Parish: Mostrim
Alternative Address:
Census 1901: Resident at Lisnagrish
Census 1911: Resident in Roosky, Co. Roscommon
Regiment/Unit: Royal Field Artillery,
Regiment Number: 77669
Date of Death: 26-03-1966
Cause: Natural causes.

Denis was born c. 1 February 1894. 

Denis enlisted for war service c. April 1915, and served as a driver with the Royal Field Artillery. At some point during his service, Denis contracted malaria. Denis was discharged in April 1919.

Denis's brother, Dvr William King, also served in WW1 but sadly died at home when he was on furlough. 


After WW1, Denis returned to Co. Longford. He married Ellen Connor on the 6 October 1941.

Denis died on the 26 March 1966 of natural causes. 

Parents Names: Son of Denis King and Anne née Donegan, Lisnagrish, Edgeworthstown
Notes: If any of the Civil Record links below do not work, please ensure that their web address ends in .pdf.

Longford Leader, 1 May 1915, Edgeworthstown Notes; link to Civil Record of Marriage; link to Civil Record of Death

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