Able Seaman Francis Martin McGirr (D/J105878) served in the Royal Navy during World War Two. He was born on 18th January 1903 in Belfast, Co. Antrim.
He died on 11th January 1942 aged 38 years old on board HM Hospital Ship Vasna at Scapa Flow while serving on HMS Renown. His given address at his time of death was 14 Cregagh Road, Belfast, Co. Antrim. His death came a week before his 39th birthday.
Francis Martin McGirr’s grave is in Section E1, Grave 52 of Dundonald Cemetery, Dundonald, Co. Down; a family grave shared with his mother Nancy Kelly. McGirr bequeathed £23 9s 4d to Anna Florence Erskine.