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Members and friends of the Peter Daly Society attended events in Andalusia to commemorate & recognise the contribution of the International Brigades in fighting fascist forces in the region most notably in the Battle of Lopera where many died and … Continue reading
Guest speakers at this year’s Peter Daly Commemoration were Independent socialist Clare Daly T.D., Eugene McCartan of the Communist Party of Ireland and noted Spanish Civil War historian Harry Owens. Music by The Druids.
The speakers at 2015 Peter Daly Commemoration will be Clare Daly TD, Eugene McCartan Communist Party of Ireland and Harry Owens Spanish Civil War Historian.
The 2015 Commemoration will place at 6pm on Saturday 5th September at the Peter Daly Memorial in Monageer, Co. Wexford. Please see our location map for travel details.
The 2014 Commemoration will place at 1:30pm on Sunday 7th September at the Peter Daly Memorial in Monageer, Co. Wexford. Please see our location map for travel details.
A documentary with two Irish members of the International Brigades and their accounts of the time. The International Brigades (Spanish: Brigadas Internacionales) were military units made up of volunteers from different countries, who traveled to Spain to fight for the … Continue reading
The 2013 Commemoration will place at 1:30pm on Sunday 8th September at the Peter Daly Memorial in Monageer, Co. Wexford. Please see our location map for travel details.
A plaque will be erected in Derry next month to remember the volunteers from the north west who fought with the International Brigades in Spain during the country’s civil war. More than 20 men from Derry, Donegal and Tyrone were … Continue reading
Captain Jack White, an unsung hero of the Irish Revolution, first published his autobiography “Misfit” in 1930. He was an extraordinary complex man and difficult to fit into any easy slot. He was born into a loyalist and middle-class family, … Continue reading
On Friday and Saturday, June 28/29 the Sixth Annual George Brown Memorial Event will take place in Inistioge Co. Kilkenny. The emphasis this year is very much on events in Ireland, both historic and current. On Saturday, in the Church … Continue reading