7th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth:
09/10/1917 (Killed in Action)
Patrick Henry was the son of James and Mary Henry. Patrick Henry was born on 10th March 1891 in the Toome area. He was second oldest son of nine children, eight surviving. The family lived in the Toome area. His father was an agricultural labourer. Patrick enlisted in Dumbarton, Scotland. Private Patrick Henry was serving with the 7/8th Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he was killed in action on Tuesday 9th October 1917 in France.
Croisilles is a village about 13 kilometres south-east of Arras. Croisilles British Cemetery is 300 metres along Rue Eugene Hornez, to the south west of the village centre, off the road to St. Leger (D9).