James Gorman

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 5081
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Prince of Wales Leinster Regiment
  • Unit/Ship: 7th Battalion, Royal Canadians
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 03.09.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 16C.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Tullamore, Kings County, County Offaly, Ireland
  • Address: 53 Church St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Catherine Gorman, 53 Church St, Dundee

  • Children:

    Rose Ann, born 06.04.1902, William, born 11.10.1903, Teresa, born 17.05.1908, John, born 22.02.1910 & Catherine, born 26.04.1912

More about James Gorman

James has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.

James Gorman   5081   Leinsters (Irish Brigade)

GORMAN___Killed in action, on 3rd September, Private James Gorman, Leinsters (Irish Brigade). – Inserted by his wife and family.

Dundee People’s Journal 30th December 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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