Private John Condon 2nd Battalion Royal Irish Regiment during WW1

6322 Private John Gordon of the 2nd Battalion Royal Irish Regiment was killed in action at the age of 14 on 24 May 1915 and is believed to be the youngest battle casualty of the Great War. He is buried at the British war grave at Poelcapelle, Belgium

Alan Malcher

Author: Alan Malcher

Military historian and defence commentator

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