Denis McCarthy © Denis [Dennis, in some records] McCarthy, son of the late Denis and Kate McCarthy, and husband of Mary Ann McCarthy, of 16 Tyler Street, Broadway, Roath, was killed in action on 23rd October 1914.

He was father to three children.

He was serving in France and Flanders, in the 3rd Battalion, Rifle Brigade, and is buried in the field.


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Denis McCarthy Rifle Brigade Roll of Honour ©

Trinity Mirror/Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Grangetown Local History Society

Imperial War Museum/Lives of the First World War

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