John O'Mara

1855 Born but RAF record gives Aug 1868 (it may have just been used to get accepted by the RAF)

The Irish GRO has him aged 65 as well as the press report.

He is not on CWGC recognitions.

1879 May 3. There is a Militia record of a John O'Mara, born Glenadad, Tipperary. Aged 18 years and 6 months, attesting to RGA militia. This man would appear to be too young as this points to a birth about 1860

1855 Born Tipperary from censuses could be him

1901 census Barrow St. Pembroke West, Dublin

1911 census living at Barrow St. Pembroke West, Dublin

1918 Jul 13. Enlisted as a Clerk

RAF Record on FindMyPast

1920 Feb 13. Discharged

1920 Mar 13. Killed in a road accident in Dublin




British soldiers died in Ireland