Michael Molloy 04-Sep-14

First Name: Michael
Last Name:Molloy
Rank: Private
Regiment: 2nd Connaught Rangers
Military Number:7277
Place of Birth:Kilclooney Ballinasloe
Place of Death:France (Died of Wounds France)
Date of Death:04-Sep-14
Additional Information:

Died of Wounds: (France) 4 September 1914.

Supplementary Notes: Enlisted: Ballinasloe.

Awarded Mons Star.

Born: Kilclooney, Ballinasloe.

He was with D Company when they were outflanked by the German advance at Mons and was Wounded just outside the village of Grand Fayt During a counterattack.


Buried: Avesnes – sur – Helpe Communal Cemetery – Nord – France ( A. 16).


Connaught Rangers

Connaught Rangers.

Avesnes-sur-Helpe Communal Cemetery-Nord-France (A. 16.)

Avesnes-sur-Helpe Communal Cemetery-Nord-France (A. 16.)

Mons star medal

Mons Star British World War I campaign medal for service in France or Belgium between 5 August and 22 November 1914.