Lieutenant John Reginald Whitsitt

Regiment: 5th Batt. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
Panel reference: Panel 97 to 101.
Date published: 24/09/1915
Killed in action: Yes
Date of death: 16/08/1915
Age at death: 24
Cemetery: Helles Memorial, Turkey
Information: Lieutenant John Reginald Whitsitt, 5th Batt. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, who died on August 16th last from wounds received in action at the Dardanelles, was in his 24th year, and was the eldest son of Mr. Finlay Whitsitt, 2 Montebello Terrace, Bray. He was educated at the Methodist College, Belfast, and Trinity College, Dublin, where he was a member of the Officers' Training Corps, and was well known in Rugby football circles in Belfast and Dublin.