The Life and Times of Edmund O'Toole VC 
 
This website was created to freely provide information to interested parties and to correct any erroneous information that has been widely circulated.
 
The following details have come to light during my research in sources such as repositories, books, newspapers, church records, army records and online information.
 
 
This is believed to be the first time Edmund O'Toole's life has been researched in as much detail as possible.
 
 
This website is in memory and honour of Sergeant Edmund O'Toole VC later Captain. RIP. 
 
 
'The bringing together of information from old and new sources will hopefully shed light on his story'
 
Edmund O'Toole in a capsule:
 
Baptised Edmond Joseph Toole on 23rd July 1848.
Parents Charles Lawrence Toole and Mary Helena Burke
Siblings Charles (b.1841), William (b.1843), Francis Xaxier (b.1844), Luke (b.1846), Francis Laurence (b.1850), Henry (b.1853), Mary (b.1855).
School 
Ushaw College, Durham, England 1861
Family Business 
"Toole & Co", Dublin. (1777-1913)
Army Career Joined Boxing Day 26th December 1877
Death of a Victoria Cross winner After August 1900
 
 
Subpages (1): Erroneous Claims