Thomas Kinsella (c.1883 - c.1959)

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Birthplace: Killenagh, Wexford, Wexford, Ireland
Death: Died in Monamalin, Wexford, Wexford, Ireland
Occupation: Soldier
Managed by: Liam Swan
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Immediate Family

    • Emily
      wife
    • Jim
      son
    • William
      son
    • Emma
      daughter
    • James
      father
    • Eliza
      mother
    • Teresa
      sister
    • Enoch
      brother
    • John
      brother
    • Eliza
      sister

About Thomas Kinsella

Fought in First World War

Wounded by Shrapnel Whilst Shaving in Tent

Lost Arm from Wounds

Regiment No. #32073

17 Aug 1903 Enlisted into Royal Field Artillery Regular Army

25 Aug 1903 Joined RFA Regular Army

30 Nov 1903 Posted to 120th Battery RFA

11 Jan 1904 Posted to 121st Battery RFA

08 Dec 1905 Posted to 77th Battery RFA - India

05 Nov 1911 Transferred to Section 'D' Army Reserve

05 Nov 1912 Transferred to Section 'B' Army Reserve

05 Aug 1914 Mobilized at Glasgow

20 Aug 1914 Posted to 31st Battery RFA

05 Nov 1914 Posted to 53rd Battery RFA - France

13 Jun 1915 Wounded in Action - Lost Arm in Artillery Barrage - France

09 Jul 1915 Posted to 49th Reserve Battery RFA

15 May 1916 Discharged - Ceasing to fulfil Army Medical Requirements

Service with the Colours: from 25.08.03 to 04.11.11

                                     from  05.08.14  to  15.06.16

Overseas Service India from 08.12.05 to 01.11.11

                          France from  05.11.14  to  03.07.15

Medals : 1914 Star with Clasp and Roses, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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Tom Kinsella's Timeline

1883
March 13, 1883
Killenagh, Wexford, Wexford, Ireland

Place of Birth listed as Borehovel, Ballyduff Upper, Killenagh, Co Wexford

Name: Thomas Kinsella
Registration district: Gorey
Record type: BIRTHS
Registration date - quarter and year: Jul - Sep 1883
Estimated birth year:
Age:
Mother's surnames:
Film number: 101059
Volume: 2
Page: 753
Digital GS number: 4193460
Image number: 00244
Collection: Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes 1845-1958

1903
August 17, 1903
Age 20

Enlisted into Royal Field Artillery Regular Army

November 30, 1903
Age 20

Posted to 120th Battery RFA

1905
December 8, 1905
Age 22
India
1911
November 5, 1911
Age 28
1912
January 9, 1912
Age 28
Wexford, River Chappel, Ireland

Name: Emily Sunderland
Registration district: Gorey
Record type: MARRIAGES
Registration date - quarter and year: Jan - Mar 1912
Estimated birth year:
Age:
Mother's surnames:
Film number: 101262
Volume: 2
Page: 691
Digital GS number: 4199364
Image number: 00326
Collection: Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes 1845-1958

November 5, 1912
Age 29
1914
August 5, 1914
Age 31
Glasgow, Scotland