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On this page, you can view the Cork branch's collection of photos and videos, historical (World War I Cork-related) photos and navigate to the main WFA video channel.

 

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CORK BRANCH PHOTOS

Photographs are organised chronologically, newest first. Click on the arrows or a thumbnail to view an image and further information.

Annual Ceremony of Remembrance, Saturday, 9 November 2019
PREVIOUS YEARS
2018
G. White, F O'Connor and Diarmuid Higgins at the Cork Great War Memorial
2017
Colonel Brendan O'Shea telling the story of Major Willie Redmond at the 2017 Cork Branch Evening of Remembrance
2017
Cork Branch member Marie McCarthy reading the poem 'To my Daughter Betty, the Gift of God' by Tom Kettle, at the Cork Service of Remembrance. Courtesy of Patrick Sheehan.
November 2016
Cork Branch members, (L to R) Colonel Brendan O'Shea, Gerry White and Ross Glennon at Whitehall on the morning of 11 November 2016.
1 July 2016
Gerry White, Chairman of the Cork Branch at the Thiepval Memorial on 1 July 2016, where he represented the Irish Defence Forces during the centenary comemmoration.
2016
The plot for the Royal Munster Fusiliers and Connaught Rangers in the Field of Remembrance, Westminster Abbey, London in 2016.
2016
Members of the Cork Branch at the memorial to the Unknown Warrior in Victoria Station, London, in 2016.
2015
Oliver Griffin, Royal Munster Fusiliers Association with branch members Francis O'Connor and Gerry White at the WFA exhibition in Cork City Hall in 2015
2014
Professor Gary Sheffield , current President of the WFA speaking in University College Cork in 2014
2014
Branch members Gerry White, Francis O'Connor and Eugene Power in Cork Public Museum in 2014 with curator Dan Breen in front of the war memorial that was once located in St. Nicholas' Church, Cork.
Summer 2013
Members of the Cork Branch at Newfoundland Memorial Park in the summer of 2013.
2013
Ross Glennon laying a wreath at the 2013 WFA ceremony held in Victoria Station, London to honour the Unknown Warrior
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CORK HISTORICAL PHOTOS

Photographs are organised chronologically, newest first. Click on a thumbnail to view an image and further information.

6 August 1914
A group of reservists leave the Great Southern and Western Railway Terminal on the Glanmire Road, Cork, on 6 August 1914, en route to the Western Front.
c. late 1914/early 1915
A British Army recruiting meeting on St. Patrick Street, Cork, in the early stages of the war.
1925
The unveiling of the War Memorial at The South Mall, Cork, on St. Patrick's Day 1925. The memorial was paid for by public subscription and erected by the Cork Independent Ex-servicemen's Club.
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CORK BRANCH VIDEOS
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