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Terence Leonard

Rank: Private First Class
Street: 618 Coney Island Avenue
Townland:
Town/Village: Brooklyn, New York City
Civil Parish: Columbkille
Catholic Parish:
Country: U.S.A.
Alternative Address: Aughanoran, Dring, Mullinalaghta, Co. Longford
Census 1901: Resident at Aghanoran
www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1901/Longford/Mullanalaghta/Aghanoran/1550867/
Census 1911: Resident at Main Street, Longford
www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Longford/Granard_Urban/Main_Street/583701/
Regiment/Unit: 165th (69th New York) Infantry, 42nd Division, 'G' Company
Regiment Number: 90619
Date of Death: 16-10-1918
Cause: Killed in action, (Battle of Meuse-Argonne), France
Memorial: Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, France
Information:

Terence was born in 3 September 1896* in Longford. He moved to New York in May 1914 sailing on the S.S. Campania, and was resident in Brooklyn prior to the war.

He enlisted with the New York Natonal Guard in August 1917, also known as the Rainbow Division; he served overseas from the 29 October 1917 until his death during the Meuse-Argonne Offensive

Parents Names: Son of Terence Leonard and Mary (née Shiels) of Aughanoran, Dring, Mullinalaghta.
Notes:
Links:

Link to AMBC entry; link to Civil Record of Birth; Roster of the 165th Infantry

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