4th Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth:
16/08/1915 (Died of Wounds)
Hugh Adolphus Hector Warnock was the eldest son of Hugh Warnock and Martha Jane Warnock. Hugh was born 27 February 1893 in Clogher. Hugh’s father was a Medical Doctor.
Hugh was educated St Columba’s College, Rathfarnham and Trinity College, Dublin where he was a member of the OTC. On the outbreak of war Hugh Adolphus Hector Warnock went to France in June with the Royal Irish Fusiliers. He was shot in the head while on patrol on 12th August. Lieutenant Hugh Warnock died from wounds received in action on 16 August 1915. He was 22 years old.