Gunner Dennis McCarthy, Royal Field Artillery

1921 Deserted in Ireland Enlisted in Irish Free State Army . (see also Pte William Smith arrest as well on the cutting)

1924 Mar 29 Arrested in Warsop

1924 Apr 5. pleaded guilty to been a deserter at Chesterfield. Remanded awaiting Army escort.

1924 Apr 10. Court martialled at Newcastle. Charged with desertion, and loss of equipment. Sentenced to 6 months detention. Had spent 13 days in custody.

 

 

Missing British Soldiers