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BRANCH EVENTS

Our monthly presentations and commemorative events are listed below. 

Activities such as exhibitions, trips and conferences organised by the Branch are listed here.

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The Capture of Carrigtwohill RIC Barracks, January 1920

College of Commerce, (room number displayed in main entrance), 7:30pm

11 December 2019

Marie McCarthy

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The Catholic Church 1914-1928

College of Commerce, (room number displayed in main entrance), 7:30pm

29 January 2020

Will Bryant

Trench Warfare in the Fourteen Acres at Birr Barracks

College of Commerce, (room number displayed in main entrance), 7:30pm

26 February 2020

Stephen Callaghan

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Lord Mayor of Cork, Tomás MacCurtain

College of Commerce, (room number displayed in main entrance), 7:30pm

25 March 2020

Mark Cronin

Aspects of Ireland’s Post War Conflict: The Life and Death of Terence MacSwiney

College of Commerce, (room number displayed in main entrance), 7:30pm

29 April 2020

Gerry White

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The Blackpool Ambush, 14th May 1921

College of Commerce, (room number displayed in main entrance), 7:30pm

27 May 2020

Fiona Forde

The Smyth brothers in Cork and Dublin and The Murphy Brewing Family

College of Commerce, (room number displayed in main entrance), 7:30pm

24 June 2020

Gerry O'Meara

Past events
Harry Clarke-detail of Irish War memoria

27 November 2019

Pat Sheehan

The Munster Man and the Iron Man

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10 November 2019

Great War Memorial, South Mall, Cork

Royal British Legion Annual Remembrance Ceremony

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9 November 2019

Great War Memorial, South Mall, Cork

Annual Remembrance Ceremony

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8 November 2019

Written by branch Committee Member Eugene Power and Branch Member Paul Busteed

Midleton Library, Midleton

Presentation of Reference Guide to World War One Memorial, Distillery Road, Midleton

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30 October 2019

Ann Murray

Otto Dix and the Visual Memory of the Western Front of the Great War

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2 October 2019

Gerry White

From Gunner to Guerrilla - Tom Barry's Road to Rebellion