John Sherlock

He was not killed, as no death certificate appears. Peter Hart lists him as killed, but adds that he was from Devonshire Lane. Which if true gets one his Army Service below and the pension record shows he was in London in 1922


1893 Born Cork

1899 His father Robert Sherlock died in Cork. His mother was Hannah (nee Shine)

1901 census at Devonshire Lane

1911 census at 10 Devonshire Lane, Cork


1912 Jul 19 Enlisted in Irish Guards

1915 Aug 15 Landed in France


1919 Aug 5. Discharged from British Army with SWB

1921 May 20.


1922 Jul 19 His pension card shows he moved to London - 21 Fairfield St Wandsworth

Shot by IRA as British spies