would anyone be able to help tell me if this man would have been entitled to us medals or seen action? any help much appreciated.
I doubt very much many went to serve in America and return home.
Other Empire Force, 2nd New York US Infantry Regiment, Private, Company "A", 27th June 1898, 30th July 1899
Sergeant Thomas McGloughlin, R.G.A., and Pte. John McGloughlin, Connaught Rangers, have returned home on leave to Fivemiletown. The former saw service in the Spanish-American War, while the latter was buried in a shell-hole at Mes-sines. They are brothers of Mr. Frank McGloughlin, Fivemiletown.