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Thomas Deacon

Rank: Private
Street: 1406 Avenue "A"
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Town/Village: New York, U.S.A.
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Alternative Address: Moxham Street, Granard, Co. Longford.
Census 1901: Living with his family at Moxham Street
www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1901/Longford/Granard_Urban__in_26_files_/Moxham_Street/1550137/
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: US army
Regiment Number: 3720420
Date of Death:
Cause: Survived the war (did not serve abroad)
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Thomas was born in March 1889 and was 29 when he was inducted in June 1918. He enlisted in New York and served at Camp Dix (now Fort Dix), New Jersey. His elder brother, Michael, served with the Irish Guards during the Great War.

Parents Names: Son of John and Mary Deacons, Granard, Longford
Notes: Deserted Camp Dix in November 1918.
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