Capt Edmund Francis Hayes Mansfield

1891 Oct 24. born Letterkenny, Donegal.

1901 census at Ardrumman, Castlewray, Donegal)

1910 Apr 14. Leaves UK for Canada with brother James A.

1913 May 1. Arrives in New York from UK. A farmer from Letterkenny, travels with brother James Alexander

1914 Mar 31. Arrives in Canada from UK.

1914 Dec 19. Commissioned 2nd Lt. Edmund Francis Hayes Mansfield, 3rd Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers

1915 Jun 4. The undermentioned Second Lieutenants (on probation) are confirmed in their rank : 3rd Battalion, The Royal Irish Fusiliers. Edmund Francis Hayes Mansfield

1915 Apr 18 Lands in France

1920 Sep 7 Gazetted out. 3rd R Ir. Fus.—Lt. E. F. H. Mansfield, and is granted the rank of Capt.

1920 Dec 14. Joined ADRIC with service no 1252. Posted to F Coy

1921 Jan 19. "Services dispensed with"

1923 Feb 1. Leaves UK for Beira. He is a farmer intending to live in South Africa

1950 Apr 24. Died S Africa. Estate papers appear in National Archives of South Africa. 2 Antim Terrace Off Saint Bedas Road Three Anchor Bay Cape District


WO 339/29734