County Cork, Ireland
|Death: ||Oct. 10, 1918, At Sea|
301441 Corporal Dennis Creedon.
The Royal Air Force.
Son of Jeremiah and Norah Creedon, of Laught, Rathcoole, Banteer, Co. Cork.
In the 1901 census, the Creedon family were living at Laught, Rathcool, Co. Cork [between Banteer and Millstreet].
Jerry Creedon, aged 68, a Farmer, married,
Hanorah, his wife, aged 51, a Housekeeper,
John, son, aged 25, an Agricultural Labourer,
Kate, daughter, aged 15, a Scholar,
Denis, son, aged 13, a Scholar,
Ellen, daughter, aged 11, a Scholar,
Con, son, aged 9, a Scholar,
He was a military passenger on board R.M.S. Leinster which was sunk by torpedoes in the Irish Sea, 16 miles east of Dublin, shortly before 10am on the morning of 10th October 1918, on its outbound journey of 100km [68 miles] from Kingstown [now Dun Laoghaire], Dublin, to Holyhead, Anglesey, North Wales.
His body was not recovered.
His name is included in
Southampton Unitary Authority
Maintained by: John
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