Private Peter Boland

2nd Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers,

Killed in Action, 24th May 1915,

From Dublin, Aged 22

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Peter Boland was born in and enlisted in Dublin. Serving with the 2nd Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers, he was killed in action at the battle of Bellewarde Ridge in May 1915. He was 22.

Having no known grave, his name is commemorated on the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.

He was the son of John Boland of 4 Upper Buckingham Street, Dublin.

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“HE SLEEPETH WITH THE BRAVE”

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