John Keighrey 21-Jan-16

First Name: John
Last Name:Keighrey
Rank: Private
Regiment: 1st Connaught Rangers
Military Number:3087
Place of Birth:Boulger's Lane Ballinasloe
Place of Death:Mesopotamia ( Killed in Action)
Date of Death:21-Jan-16
Additional Information:

Killed in Action: (Mesopotamia) 21 January 1916. Age 23.

Supplementary Notes: Enlisted: Oranmore.

Son of Patrick & Bridget Keighrey (nee Griffin) of Boulgers Lane, Ballinasloe.

John’s brother, Peter, also served with the Connaught Rangers and survived the war.

Remembered: Basra Memorial-Iraq- (40 & 64) & Roll of Honour -Killed in Action 1914-1918.

Connaught Rangers

Connaught Rangers.

Basra Memorial- Iraq-(23)

Basra War Cemetery - Iraq ( IV. Q. 18).

Roll OF Honour, Ballinasloe

Roll of Honour Ballinasloe