section features the stories of soldiers from the Bandon
area or with a connection to people in the Bandon area.
Their story is documented and includes photographs and
James and Elizabeth Good
(nee Bradfield) of Ballylangley, Bandon had four
sons, three of whom served during World War 1. Robert the
eldest of the family served with the Royal Navy whilst the
two youngest James and William served in the army with the
Royal Munster Fusiliers and The Connaught Rangers
a soldier who visited Bandon in 1915. Read
Reardon was born in Bandon in 1887, son of Patrick and
Elizabeth nee Sweeney, Castle Rd. Bandon .He was one of
four brothers; Maurice the eldest, William and John who
served in the Royal Munster Fusiliers.
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