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Daniel Joseph Lehane
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Birth: 1915
Fermoy
County Cork, Ireland
Death: Nov. 9, 1942
Dover
Kent, England



11264965 Gunner Daniel Joseph Lehane.
The Royal Artillery,
218 Battery,
73rd Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment.

Aged 26.
Son of Cornelius and Mary Lehane of Macroom, County Cork.
His birth was registered in Q4, 1915, in Fermoy district.

He was killed at St Margaret's, Dover, when a shell hit a trench on 9 November 1942. He and 10 colleagues were killed.


Report of cause of death:
Whilst on active service at Dover and manning an anti-aircraft gun, the gun emplacement took a direct hit by a shell fired by the Germans in France. He and his colleagues were killed instantly.

See
Dover War Memorial


Also killed in the shelling were his colleagues,
John William Abbott
Norman Ballantyne
Leonard Chillingworth
Bert Fowler
Ronald Goodchild
William Hutchison
Frederick Kelly
Peter Loudon
Ernest Parratt
William Turner





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Daniel Joseph Lehane


Headstone photo
Lehane

 
 
Inscription:

Gunner Royal Artillery, "Ubique quo fas et gloria ducunt" Everywhere, where right and glory leads us
 
Note: headstone photo: Saint Gobnait's Cemetery
Ballyvourney
County Cork, Ireland
 
Maintained by: John
Originally Created by: Drishane
Record added: Apr 11, 2013
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Daniel Joseph Lehane
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Daniel Joseph Lehane
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Daniel Joseph Lehane
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