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National Archives of Ireland
1911 Census Returns (

National Archives, Kew
War Office records, 1916

National Library of Ireland
Items relating to Patrick Doyle (Ms. 46,594)

Military Archives of Ireland
Bureau of Military History Witness Statements
Military Service Pensions Records (

Dublin City Libraries and Archive
Dublin City Electoral Lists, 1908-1915 (

Trinity College Dublin, Manuscripts and Archives Library
Letter from ‘Tom’ to ‘Kitty’, 2 May 1916 (Ms. Misc. Photocopy 184).

Published Contemporary Material

Thom’s Directory, 1916, 1917

Catholic Bulletin

Irish Press

Irish Times (2015)

Misc., “The Robin Hoods”, 1/7th, 2/7th, 3/7th Sherwood Foresters, 1914-1918 (Nottingham, 1921)

W.C. Oates, History of the 2/8th battalion, Sherwood Foresters, 1914-18 (Nottingham, 1920)


Sources courtesy of Cliff Housley

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