John Dermody / MacDermody
Probable entry living with father and sister at Richmond Street.
|Regiment/Unit:||Connaught Rangers, 5th Battalion/ [4th]|
|Date of Death:||12-11-1915|
|Cause:||Illness, Royal West Sussex Hospital, Chichester|
|Memorial:||Chichester Cemetery, England|
John was born in Longford in 1889, and had a brother Michael and a sister Maria (Feehily), Annie (Callaghan), Bridget (McKeown) and Norah (Geoghegan). Pte Dermody enlisted in the army in February 1908 at Mohill Co. Leitrim. He served overseas in the Balkan Theatre, but died of illness in England.
|Parents Names:||Son of Michael Dermody, Richmond Street, Longford|
|Notes:||Died as a result of dysentery.|