Born 1906 - Died 1975

24th March 1906 Born at Portlester, County Meath, Ireland. First son of James Mangan and Mary Mangan (nee Ennis). Birth registered by Katie Ennis, present at the birth.
17th May 1928 Appointed to An Garda Síochána (Reg. No 7789). Height: 5 feet 10 1/4 inches. Recommended by Rev. W. Morrissey (Parish Priest of Kilmessan). Former occupation: Farmer.*
21st December 1928 Stationed at Ballingeary in Cork West Division.*
14th July 1931 Stationed at Tarelton in Cork West Division.*
7th November 1933 Stationed at Macroom in Cork West Division.*
11th January 1935 Stationed at Millstreet in Cork West Division.*
1937 Passed Class III(a) Educational Exam.*
1939 Passed ARP Course.*
20th June 1940 Age 'Full'. Married Catherine Murphy in the RC Church of Ballydaly, Millstreet, County Cork. Residence of Edmund given as Millstreet, Ballydaly Lane and profession given as 'Civic Guard'. Residence of Catherine given as Millstreet. Her father was Timothy Murphy and he was a farmer. Marriage witnessed by Gerard Mangan and Mary Cashman.
19th February 1941 Stationed at William Street in Limerick Division.*
3rd January 1942 Stationed at O'Curry Street in Limerick Division.*
11th April 1967 Stationed at William Street in Limerick Division.*
23rd March 1969 Retired from An Garda Síochána after 40 years 311 days of exemplary service.*
5th December 1975 Died age 75 in Limerick.†

* Information obtained from An Garda Síochána, Garda Archive/Museum, Record Tower, Dublin Castle, Dubline 2, Ireland.

† Information provided by Mary Mangan, Ned's grandaughter (the daughter of his son, Tim).

Edmund Mangan. Date of photo unknown but could be some time in the 1920s.