Title

Prisoner of War, John Joseph Mahon

Taken prisoner the day after arriving in France

Description

    • Photograph; Service Record Details (photocopies)
    • My maternal grandfather was from Bridge Street, Dublin, Ireland. He joined the Royal Dublin Fusiliers on 15th August, 1913. He landed on 26 August 1914 in France. The following day he was shot and wounded, and also taken prisoner of war. He spent four years in a POW camp, until the 1st November 1918. He arrived home on 2 November 1918.

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Time

  • Date:

    • 1914-08-27
  • Temporal:

    • 2014-08-31 08:35:45 UTC
  • Place/Time:

    • Western Front

Provenance

  • Source:

    • User contributed content
  • Identifier:

    • 17458
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  • First published in Europeana:

    • 2014-11-27
  • Last updated in Europeana:

    • 2016-07-27

Copyright

  • Rights:

    • http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/

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Location

  • Location:

    • France
    • http://sws.geonames.org/3017382/
  • Place/Time:

    • Western Front
Longitude: "2.0"
Latitude: "46.0"

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