Edward O'Callaghan

Only in Alphabetic register. His date of birth wavers from 1872 (from censuses) to 1883 (RIC Register)

1871 Nov 5. Born Cork (5 Nov 1883 in RIC Register)

Name: Edward O'Callaghan
Baptism Age: 0
Event Type: Baptism
Birth Date: 5 Nov 1871
Baptism Date: 6 Nov 1871
Baptism Place: St Mary's, Cork city, Cork, Ireland
Residence Place: Sunday's Well
Parish Variants: St. Mary's, Cork
Diocese: Cork and Ross
Father: Timothy O'Callaghan
Mother: Frances Fitzgerald

1879 Nov 17. Birth Place: No 6, Cork, Cork, Ireland Father's Name: William O'Callaghan Mother's Name: Kate O'Brien

1898 Oct 12. Married in London to Katherine Rearden

1901 Census Living at 8 Parkview, Victoria Rd, Cork

1911 census at 9 Farrandahadore More, Bishopstown, Cork

1914 Dec 19. Enlists. His address is 2 Lucan Place, Western Rd, Cork. He gives his age as 38, implying a birth in 1876

1915 Mar 25 . Presumed date of commission to 2nd Lt

1917 Apr 2. R Munster Fus. The undermentioned temp 2nd Lts to be temp Lts — E O'Callaghan, with seniority from 26th Dec 1916

1919 Jan 7. R. Mun. Fus. Temp. Lt. E. O'Callaghan relinquishes his commission on account of ill-health caused by wounds, and retains the rank of Lt

1921 Feb 20. Joined ADRIC with service no 1754. Posted to Depot

1921 Mar 3. Posted to D Coy

1921 Oct 22. Posted to Depot

1922 Jan 13. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC


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