Diamond War Memorial Project

Lance Corporal Patrick Blessing

2nd Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers Regimental Number 10711
Born: ---- Died: 1917-11-30 Aged: -- Enlisted: Hartlepool


Husband of Mrs Blessing, and son-in-law of Mrs Hegarty, 4, Ebrington Street, Waterside, Londonderry.

Lance Corporal Blessing had been three years at the Front, and was previously wounded and gassed. At the time of his death, three of his wife's six soldier brothers had been killed in action.