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James Foley

Rank: Private
Townland: Colehill
Town/Village: Abbeyshrule
Civil Parish: Tashinny
Catholic Parish: Carrickedmond
Alternative Address: Lenamore (Legan), Co. Longford
Census 1901:
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Battalion
Regiment Number: 11672
Date of Death: 30-01-1915
Cause: Killed in action
Memorial: Prowse Point Military Cemetery, Belgium

James was born in Lenamore and lived with his sister Mrs Mary Kenny of Colehill before enlisting in Dublin. He was killed in action aged 24 years and left the entirety of his estate to his sister.

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