Nurse Irene Mercedes Flynn

Nurse Irene Mercedes Flynn

Birth
Connecticut, USA
Death 14 Jul 1918 (aged 23)
France
Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: Died will serving WWI grave location unknown
Memorial ID 181419430 · View Source
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Death Place: 14 Jul 1918 Angers, France. Died at Age 23.
Birth:19 Jan 1895, Norwalk, Fairfield, CT

Entered service from Plantsville, Harford, CT
Her mother was widowed on the 1910 census and she was one of three daughters. In 1922, the memorial committee 1922 mention being unable to locate family any family members. She is not on any memorials or cemeteries grave locator resources maintained by the US Armed Forces. She has her name and a Gold Star in the Army Navy Building memorial in Washington DC. Newspaper accounts on August 21, 1918 report her as dead from disease.
Obituary source: Norwich bulletin. (Norwich, Conn.), 10 Aug. 1918. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress.


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  • Created by: Purple Mountain
  • Added: 16 Jul 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 181419430
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nurse Irene Mercedes Flynn (19 Jan 1895–14 Jul 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 181419430, ; Maintained by Purple Mountain (contributor 49144430) Body lost or destroyed, who reports a Died will serving WWI grave location unknown.