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22639   Private Thomas Conlon
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 10th Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers (British Army)
Died: 17/02/1916 (Home)
Age: 17
Summary      
Thomas Conlon was the son of Robert and Margaret Conlon. He was born in Benburb, Co Tyrone about 1899. The 1911 census shows Thomas as a 14 year old labourer. He was living with the family at Mourneview Street in Portadown. Thomas Conlon enlisted in Portadown. Private Thomas Conlon was serving with the 10th Battalion of the Royal Irish Fusiliers when he died on the 17th February 1916. Thomas is buried in Loughgall Old Cemetery and commemorated on Portadown War Memorial.
Further Information
Thomas Conlon was the son of Robert and Margaret Conlon. He was born in Benburb, Co Tyrone about 1899.
The 1911 census shows Thomas as a 14 year old labourer. He was living with the family at Mourneview Street in Portadown.
Family : Robert Conlon, Margaret Conlon, William Robert Conlon (born about 1889), George Conlon (born about 1893), Thomas Conlon (born about 1897).
Thomas Conlon enlisted in Portadown.
Private Thomas Conlon was serving with the 10th Battalion of the Royal Irish Fusiliers when he died on the 17th February 1916.
Thomas is buried in Loughgall Old Cemetery and commemorated on Portadown War Memorial.
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Relevant Dungannon Area Locations
No Location Region Location Notes Longtitude Latitude
1 Benburb Benburb Born in Benburb 54.412737 -6.748209
2 Ennish, Clananeese Castlecaulfield Census listing in Ennish, Clonaneese 54.481807 -6.888628
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1 1911 Census lists Conlon family Lists Thomas as age 14 living with the family at house 46 in Mourneview Street, Portadown
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