Edgars from Ireland lost in the First World War




Download Ireland's Memorial Records 1914-1918 - Page73  -  Page 74



Durham Light Infantry
9th Battalion
Lieutenant John Hammond Edgar

From Dromore Co Down

The son of Robert Smyth Edgar and Eliza Jane Edgar

From Ballinahinch Co Down
Died of wounds France
24th February 1916

Grave: I.M. 27

Cemetery: Railway Dugouts Burial Ground

Irish Guards
1st Battalion
Pte 3537 Thomas
Willam Gallamore Edgar
From Dromore Co Down

Son of Elizabeth Edgar and the late Joseph Edgar (Chemist)

7 Princess Terrace, Cregagh Rd, Belfast
Killed in action France
1st November 1914

Age 21

Panel 11, Ypres, Menin Gate Memorial

Grenadier Guards
4th Battalion
Guardsman 20583 Hamilton Edgar
From Killyleagh Co Down

Son of Hamilton Edgar and Ellen Edgar

Served in the Sudan and South African Campaigns
Killed in action France
6th April 1915

Age 45

Grave: I.F. 19

Guards Cemetery, Windy Corner, Cuinchy, Pas de Calais

Royal Irish Rifles
2nd Battalion
Rifleman 44150 Thomas Edgar
Born Lambeth Surrey
Killed in action France
22nd October 1918

Royal Irish Rifles
6th Battalion
Rifleman 11141 James Edgar
From Strabane Co Tyrone

Husband of Isabella Edgar, 6 Disraeli Street, Belfast

Killed in action Gallipoli
11th August 1915

Panel 177 and 178

Helles Memorial, Turkey

Royal Irish Rifles
6th Battalion
Rifleman 10624 Thomas Edgar
From Armagh
Killed in action Gallipoli
11th August 1915

Panel 177 and 178

Helles Memorial, Turkey

Royal Inniskillen Fusiliers
Pte 49580 Harold Edgar

Son of Mrs E J Edgar, 42 Rigby Street, Salford, Manchester
Killed in action
20th October 1918

Age 20

Grave: VIII C5

Harelebeke, New British Cemetery, Belgium

Royal Field Artillery
Bombardier 107687 Samuel Wesley Edgar
From Monaghan

Husband of Eva Maud Edgar, 94 Petherton Rd, Canonbury, London

Also served in South African Campaign
Died of wounds France
16th October 1918

Grave: I.G. 25

Delsaux Farm Cemetery, Beugny, Pas de Calais

London Regiment
2nd Lieutenant S W Edgar

Died 7th October 1916

Thiepval Memorial, The Somme, Pier and Face 9 D 9 C 13 C and 12 C


Queen Elizabeth II visit to National War Memorial Gardens, Islandbridge, Dublin, 18th May 2011

The 36th Ulster Division going over the top at the battle of the Somme (J P Beadle)


The Ulster Tower, Thiepval, The Somme, France


Edgar Family History Site