CORK BRANCH PHOTOS
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Annual Ceremony of Remembrance, Saturday, 9 November 2019
2017Colonel Brendan O'Shea telling the story of Major Willie Redmond at the 2017 Cork Branch Evening of Remembrance
2017Cork 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 2016Cork 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 2016Gerry 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.
2016The plot for the Royal Munster Fusiliers and Connaught Rangers in the Field of Remembrance, Westminster Abbey, London in 2016.
2016Members of the Cork Branch at the memorial to the Unknown Warrior in Victoria Station, London, in 2016.
2015Oliver Griffin, Royal Munster Fusiliers Association with branch members Francis O'Connor and Gerry White at the WFA exhibition in Cork City Hall in 2015
2014Professor Gary Sheffield , current President of the WFA speaking in University College Cork in 2014
2014Branch 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.
CORK HISTORICAL PHOTOS
6 August 1914A 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 1915A British Army recruiting meeting on St. Patrick Street, Cork, in the early stages of the war.