Second Lieutenant Hugh Shine KIA at Ypres 1915

#OnThisDay 1915 Second Lieutenant Hugh Patrick Shine from Abbeyside, Waterford was Killed in Action at Ypres. He was 18 years old. His brother John was killed at Mons in August 1914 (aged 20) & in 1917 his only surviving brother James (26) was also killed at the Battle of Messines along with seven fellow officers from his battalion and their Chaplain, Fr. William Doyle, S.J..

They were survived by their parents and two sisters.

2nd Lt Hugh Patrick Shine

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