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Re. Michael Joseph Leonard

Postby Stanislaus » Thu Aug 06, 2015 8:12 pm

Hope you can help - I have asked various researchers, and no one seems to give me an answer!!
My Great Uncle, Michael Joseph Leonard, a Rifleman in Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, born in Ireland, 1889, died 1st May 1915 of Phthisis in Trimulgherry, India - Service Number 9838. Would there be a Death Certificate for him? If so where could I get it? I would appreciate any assistance please.
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Re: Re. Michael Joseph Leonard

Postby Sylcec » Thu Aug 06, 2015 10:09 pm

As you have a date and place of death/burial, am guessing that you may have got this from the India Office Record collection. This may be all there is. I didn't find him listed in the indexes to British Nationals Armed FOrces deaths overseas.
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Re: Re. Michael Joseph Leonard

Postby peter kent » Fri Aug 07, 2015 7:50 am

If so where could I get it?

GRO Ireland

"Deaths of Irish officers and enlisted persons killed in action or who died while serving abroad in The Great War (WW1) 1914 - 1919"

I doubt that the certificate will tell you any more than you already know.
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