- Born 09-07-1904 in Kilbirnie, Ayr.
- Deceased29-04-1945 in Ootmarsum – 40 years.
- Parents Patrick and Florence Elizabeth Bannon nee Burns from Kilbirnie, North Ayrshire, Scotland.
British soldier in the Royal Pioneer Corps 156 Company – Service nr. 2146066
He grew up in Kilbirnie in a family of six children. His parents were originally from Ireland. His father was a metalworker. He already died in 1920 and his mother in 1933.
He died in the Canadian Military Hospital in Ootmarsum.
Temporary grave at the Kuiperberg Ootmarsum until March 1947.
Buried: Jonkerbos War Cemetery in Nijmegen, Section 6, Row D No. 2.
War Memorial in Kilbirnie, North Ayrishire.
Awarded with the War Medal and the 1939-1945 Star.