Matthew Byrne

Matthew Byrne

Birth 22 September 1893 Death 25th Oct 1915 Pt.
Essex Regiment (Territorial)
Service #2472

Personal Details

Place of Birth Cleator Moor
Residence at Enlistment Brentwood, Essex
Residence (Roll of Honour) 35 High Street, Cleator Moor
Residence 1911 Census 4. Trumpet Terrace, Cleator, Cumberland, England
School(s) Attended St Marys
Religion/Church Attended R.C.
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Iron Ore Miner (1911 Census )
Place of Work
Family (Parents and Grandparents) Lawrence & Esther Byrne
Siblings John, Mary Esther ,Patrick , Laurence , Elizabeth , Michael , Maria , Thomas , Ada ,
Wife's Name and Maiden Name
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s)
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


The 1914-15 Star
The 1914-15 Star
The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment Essex Regiment
Battalion at Enlistment 4th
Rank at Enlistment Pt.
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment 2472
Date of Enlistment
Place of Enlistment Brentwood, Essex
Other Regiment
Other Battalion
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 20
Date of Death 25th Oct 1915
Regiment at Death Essex Regiment (Territorial)
Battalion/Vessel at Death 4th
Rank at Death Pte.
Circumstances of Death Died of Wounds
Service Number at Death 2472
Field of Action at Death Dardenelles
Place of Death Hospital Ship Formosa
Battle at Death
Grave/Memorial Image No image.
Location of Grave/Memorial HELLES MEMORIAL
Grave Position Panel 146 to 151 or 229 to 233.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link,-matthew/
Grave/Memorial Country
Private Memorial St Marys RC Church Cleator WW1 memorial , Men Of Cleator And Trumpet Terrace (WMR 3946), Cleator, Cumbria


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