Roll call

 

North Irish Horsemen join the Royal Irish Rifles

At the end of 1916, 100 North Irish Horseman at the regimental depot at Antrim agreed to transfer to the Royal Irish Rifles. They embarked for France on 7 December, where they were posted to the 1st Battalion. Their names are listed below.

 

ROYAL IRISH RIFLES
Name
NIH No.
RIR No.
Gibson, Corporal John
40835
Kincaid, Corporal David
2050
40836
McSparran, Lance Corporal John
2006
40837
Reid, Lance Corporal William J.
2021
40838
Robinson, Lance Corporal William John
40839
Graves, Lance Corporal Thomas Featherstone
2057
40840
Hale, Rifleman Neason Henry
2096
40841
Hall, Lance Corporal Thomas
2047
40842
Hunter, Rifleman William Moorehead
2020
40843
Irwin, Rifleman Alexander
40844
McCormick, Lance Corporal Harold R.
40845
Mitchell, Rifleman Benjamin
40846
Stevenson, Rifleman Thomas
1828
40847
Todd, Corporal James Montgomery
40848
Anderson, Corporal James
40849
Bagnall, Rifleman Alfred Johnston
40850
Balfour, Rifleman John
40851
Bamford, Rifleman William Andrew
40852
Baxter, Rifleman Ernest
40853
Baxter, Rifleman John
2191
40854
Baxter, Sergeant William
40855
Belton, Rifleman William Joseph
40856
Blythe, Rifleman Herbert John
1955
40857
Brown, Rifleman J.
40858
Casey, Rifleman Patrick J.
40859
Unknown
40860
Coffey, Rifleman W.
40861
Connell, Rifleman John
869
40862
Cordner, Rifleman Francis
40863
Cunning, Corporal James
2129
40864
Derby, Rifleman Thomas Nelson
2128
40865
Dick, Rifleman William George
40866
Dillon, Rifleman Arthur
40867
Doak, Rifleman John Joseph
40868
Dodds, Rifleman Joseph
2249
40869
Douglas, Rifleman John
40870
Gullen, Rifleman Robert Walter
40871
Harper, Corporal John
40872
Hartin, Rifleman Hugh
40873
Henderson, Rifleman Thomas McCready
40874
Henderson, Rifleman Joseph Hill
2002
40875
Hunter, Rifleman Samuel Simpson
1106
40876
Unknown
40877
Hutchinson, Rifleman William John
40878
Jackson, Rifleman William Edward
40879
Johnston, Rifleman Alexander
2131
40880
Johnston, Rifleman Thomas
2186
40881
Kaye, Rifleman William H.
40882
Kelly, Rifleman William Alexander
2189
40883
Kennedy, Rifleman Frederick Samuel
40884
Kerr, Rifleman David
40885
Knox, Rifleman Armour John
1937
40886
Knox, Rifleman John
2166
40887
Knox, Rifleman Robert Andrew
40888
Leckey, Lance Corporal William
2167
40889
Leyburn, Corporal James Ingram
40890
McAnuff, Rifleman Robert
2028
40891
McAnuff, Rifleman John
40892
McClements, Rifleman Robert John
40893
McKee, Rifleman William Victor
40894
McKittrick, Rifleman Charles
1278
40895
McLaughlin, Rifleman Robert Hugh
40896
McCleary, Rifleman Samuel Boyd
40897
Magill, Company Quartermaster Sergeant Albert James
40898
Maloney, Rifleman Thomas
955
40899
Millar, Rifleman Jones F.
40900
Mooney, Rifleman Thomas
2142
40901
Mitchell, Rifleman Alexander
2034
40902
Murdock, Rifleman James
40903
Nelson, Corporal George
40904
Nickels, Corporal Henry
40905
Nixon, Rifleman William
2094
40906
Gibson, Rifleman John Nixon
2217
40907
O'Hara, Rifleman Robert
2140
40908
Peden, Rifleman Herbert
71920
40909
Quinn, Rifleman James R.
40910
Rafferty, Rifleman Malcolm
40911
Unknown
40912
Russell, Rifleman Samuel Ernest
40913
Semple, Rifleman Robert
40914
Short, Rifleman Owen
2134
40915
Simpson, Rifleman John
40916
Smith, Rifleman John
2108
40917
Smith, Rifleman John Charles
2188
40918
Stevenson, Rileman Ernest Augustus
943
40919
Stewart, Corporal John
1901
40920
Stewart, Rifleman James Crawford
2159
40921
Tease, Rifleman John Lindsay
882
40922
Templeton, Rifleman Thomas
40923
Todd, Rifleman Hugh Gibson
2079
40924
Trotter, Corporal Thomas Jonas
2173
40925
Wallace, Rifleman Alexander
40926
West, Rifleman Thomas William
2164
40927
Wilson, Sergeant John James
40928
Craig, Rifleman Benjamin
40929
Wilson, Rifleman Samuel
40930
Woodburn, Rifleman Thomas
40931
Watson, Rifleman David Robert
40932
Morrison, Rifleman (Cyril) Aubrey
1028
40933
Lennox, Rifleman Edward
40953