Captain George Grant Duggan

Regiment: 5th Batt. R. I. Fusiliers
Panel reference: Panel 178 to 180.
Date published: 24/09/1915
Killed in action: Yes
Date of death: 16/08/1915
Cemetery: Helles Memorial, Turkey
Information: Captain George Grant Duggan, 5th Batt. R. I. Fusiliers, who died from wounds received in action at Gallipoli on August 16th last, was the third son of Mr. George Duggan, Manager of the Provincial Bank, College Street, Dublin. He was educated at the High School and subsequently entered Trinity, where he had a brilliant University career. He was a member of the Officers' Training Corps, where he showed exceptional efficiency. In September, 1914, he joined the 5th Batt. Royal Irish Fusiliers. Capt. Duggan was a noted athlete and one of the finest long-distance and cross-country runners that Trinity College has ever possessed.