Captain Phillip Ernest Fairley DCM, 18th Battalion, London Regiment (London Irish Rifles)



1888 Apr 10 Born Co Sligo


1916 Sep 26. To be 2nd Lt —Coy. Serjt.-Maj. Philip Ernest Fairley.26th Sept. 1916.

1917 Sep 4. 2nd Lt. P. E. Fairley relinquishes his commission on account of ill-health caused by wounds received in action, and is granted the hon. rank of Capt.

1919 Feb 4.died aged 30 in hospital in Co Armagh from wounds sustained 6 April 1916 in France. CWGC. Son of the late Robert Fairley, of Portadown.


British Soldiers died in Ireland