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Manitoba History No. 89
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Memorable Manitobans: Patrick Hennessey (1885-?)

Staff Officer, Military District No. 10.

Born in Cork, Ireland, 1 April 1885. Son of James William Hennessey and Mary Ellen McCarthy. Married Ellen Dorothy Robb, 21 June 1915. Has two sons and a daughter. Was educated at Christian Brothers’ College, Cork, Ireland. Came to Canada, 1888. Returned to Ireland, 1892. South Africa, 1906-1910 (British Army). Came to Canada, November 1912; Manitoba, as Instructor. Served with distinction in the Great War, 1914-1919 (1st Division). Appointed Adm. Staff Officer, Military District No. 10, February 1920. Roman Catholic. Address, Fort Osborne Barracks, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Sources:

Pioneers and Prominent People of Manitoba, Winnipeg: Canadian Publicity Company, 1925.

Page revised: 13 October 2008

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