Denis Lane


1904 Born Banteer, Cork. This is probably him

1920 Nov 23. attested in Cork as 7178841 Private Denis Lane, Leinster Regiment. Occupation on enlistment: Labourer. Age on attestation 18. Address of next of kin: 33 Evergreen Street, Cork. I think he was 16 when he attested.

1921 Mar 5. Discharged under KR392 iii c : Recruit within three months of enlistment considered unfit for service.  (Claimed to have deserted). Address on discharge :33 Evergreen Street, Cork

1921 Jun 28. Detention Order

1921 Jul 1. Court Martial for being in possession of arms and ammunition, consort with rebels. Sentenced to 1 year detention. (Address: Greybrook, Waterfall, Cork)

1921 Jul 2. Detention Barracks, Cork (Prisoner no. 888)

1921 Dec 19, moved from the Detention Barracks to the Prison, Cork

1922 Jan 12. released

1922 Nov 7. attested at Cork into Free State Army

1922 Dec .Irish Army Census 26341/40961 Volunteer Denis Lane, ‘A’ Coy, Curragh Reserves, Victoria Barracks, Southern Division, Cork Command

1927 Dec 24. remanded at Special Court, Cork on charges of armed robbery at Killeens Co Cork in Feb 1924

1928 Jan 7. returned for trail at Ballincollig (on bail) on charges of housebreaking and larceny at Killeens Co Cork in Feb 1924






Missing in Ireland