Thomas Henry Irwin, was the son of George and Eliza Irwin. Thomas was born 17 April 1890 in Clogher, County Tyrone. The 1901 census lists the family living in Nurchossy Irish, an area midway between Fivemiletown and Clogher. Thomas Irwin arrived in New York as a 20 year old farmer from Fivemiletown on 14th May 1909. His father George is listed as being from from Ralesey, Fivemiletown. His destination is given as Ida, Iowa. Thomas worked as a farmer there until he was drafted. Thomas Irwin arrived in France 1st May 1918 as part of Company E of 58th Battalion of the US Army. The 58th Infantry Regiment were attached to the French 164th Infantry Division. Thomas apparently was one of those early 58th Regiment casualties among those men detailed to the French lines. Thomas Irwin was killed in action on 15 July 1918 near Chateau Thierry, France. Thomas was re-interred in Ireland on 3 December 1921.