Callaghan (McCauley), Francis

BORN GLASGOW 1894. ALIAS FRANCIS MCAULEY. HE LIVED IN HULL. STEP SON OF THOMAS CALLAGHAN, AT 97 BALFOUR STREET, HULL (HIS ARMY ADDRESS). A SHOP ASSISTANT. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 22/11/1915, AGED 21 YEARS AND 7 MONTHS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 2 INCHES TALL,  34-36 INCH CHEST SIZE.

HE JOINED THE 14TH EYR RESERVE BATTALION. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 16/04/1916. TRANSFERRED TO THE 8TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, AT MONTAUBAN, ON 14/07/1916, AGED 22. HE HAD SERVED IN THE ARMY FOR 251 DAYS. HE IS BURIED ON THE SOMME. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WENT TO HIS FATHER, PETER MCAULEY.


First name:
FRANCIS
Military Number:
14/140
Rank:
Private
Date Died
14/07/1916
Place died:
Quarry Cemetery, Montauban, Somme, France
Age:
22
97 , BALFOUR STREET, HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK