|Town/Village:||Mount Temple, Moate, Co. Westmeath|
Resident at Rathduff, Co. Westmeath
Resident with wife and family at Tullybane
|Regiment/Unit:||Leinster Regiment, 2nd Battalion|
|Date of Death:||21-03-1918|
|Cause:||Killed in action|
|Memorial:||Pozieres Memorial, Pozieres, Somme, France.|
Patrick was born in Rathduff* near Moate on the 29 June 1879. His father, also called Patrick, was a collier. Patrick married Mary Murray at Mount Temple on the 10 November 1903, and they went on to have a number of children.
Patrick enlisted with the Leinster Regiment in Longford, but was killed in action at the beginning of the German Spring Offensive of 1918.
|Parents Names:||Son of Patrick Cunningham and Ellen (née Daly), Rathduff, Mount Temple, Moate, Co. Westmeath.|
|Notes:||*Patrick's attestment suggests that he was born in Longford, but this appears to have been an error, possibly with the original transcription.|