8th Battalion, Royal Dublin Fusiliers (British Army)
09/10/1916 (Died of Wounds)
Patrick Monaghan was a son of Charles and Rose Monaghan. Patrick was born about 1892 in Loup, County, Londonderry. The 1901 census records Patrick as 9 years old. Patrick’s father was a school teacher. The family lived in Ballyneal More, Loop, County Londonderry. Patrick Monaghan enlisted with the Royal Dublin Fusiliers in Castlerea, Co Londonderry. In early October 1916 Patrick was seriously wounded and taken to one of the Casualty Clearing Stations situated at Bailleul. Private Patrick Monaghan’s condition gradually deteriorated and he died of his wounds on the 9th October 1916.