Daniel Alphonsus McKenna

Strange one here. With his full name I thought that it would be easy to find him in Ireland or England or Scotland, but no luck. Nor can I tie him to Limerick address in censuses. I am fairly sure he is the man died in Surrey in 1942, but not on CWGC.

1895 Jun 23 . Born Clare (RIC Register)

1915 Sep 6 Enlisted

1915 Dec 10 Conduct Predjudicial

1915 Dec 17 . Landed in France

1916 Jun 26 Gets a bayonet wound from a British sentry

1916 Oct 23. Suffered Shell Shock

1917 May 30 Commissioned in Leinster Regt ..—Daniel Alphonsus McKenna

1918 Nov 30. Promoted Lt.

1920 Sep 1. 4th Leins. R.—Lt. D. A. McKenna is placed on thie ret. list on account of ill-health caused by wounds.

1920 Sep 25 Back home in Limerick he applies for Medals

1921 Apr 20. Accepted in Ireland. Joined ADRIC with service no 1911. Posted to O Coy. Joined in Ireland

Fined £3 and £1

1922 Jan 7. Posted to Depot Coy

1922 Jan 13. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Register He is at Longrove Hospital Horton Lane,Epsom,Surrey and classed as a Lunitic

1942 Jan/Mar Died Surrey aged 47

ADRIC

WO339/93071