Francis Elliott


1880 Mar 10 Born Strokestown, Roscommon


1899 Oct 31. Attested to Connaught Rangers no 6785. Aged 19 years

1899 Nov 6 Deserted

1910 Aug 17. Married




1921 Mar 4, Shot Rosscommon



The Dead of the Irish Revolution conclude that his killing was probably the work of John Brennan, Bill Stoker, Michael Brennan, Tom Killian, and John Murray of Kilteevan Company of South Roscommon Brigade of IRA

Elliots widow secured £2600 compensation. Which also points to hom being an informer. Otherwise she would have got little if any compensation.

Shot by IRA as British spies