James Patrick Joseph O’Hanlon

Guardsman James Patrick Joseph O'Hanlon served in 3rd Battalion Irish Guards during World War Two. He died in July 1944 taking part in the fiercely fought Battle of Normandy.

Guardsman

James Patrick Joseph O'Hanlon

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Guardsman James Patrick Joseph O’Hanlon (2723994) served with 3rd Battalion Irish Guards during World War Two.

James was the son of Patrick O’Hanlon and Mary Anne O’Hanlon. He was the husband of Kathleen O’Hanlon of Bessbrook, Co. Armagh.

Remembering James Patrick Joseph O’Hanlon

He died on Monday 24th July 1944 aged 23 years old. Guardsman O’Hanlon was taking part in the hard-fought Battle of Normandy, which followed D-Day.

James Patrick Joseph O’Hanlon’s grave is in Section II, Row H, Grave 13 of Bayeux War Cemetery, Bayeux, Normandy.

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