Patrick Curry (a.k.a McNally)
|Alternative Address:||Little Water Street, Longford.|
|Regiment/Unit:||Leinster Regiment, 2nd Battalion|
|Date of Death:||20-10-1914|
|Cause:||Killed in action|
|Memorial:||Ploegsteert Memorial, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium|
Patrick was born in Longford c.1894, and was the son of John and Eliza McNally. Interestingly he enlisted under his mother's maiden name, Curry.
In the 1911 census, Patrick's family: parents, John and Eliza, brother Thomas and sister Mary are residing at Bog Lane, Longford town. Both Patrick's father and brother also served in the Great War, John had a long military career and Thomas went on to serve in WW2.
|Parents Names:||Son of John McNally and Eliza (aka Liza née Curry), Little Water Street, Longford.|
|Notes:||Also residing with the McNallys in 1911 was an Anne Curry, listed as being a 'boarder', but may have been a relative of Eliza's.|