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IRISH IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

IRISH IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

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Andersonville Irish Spotlight: Grave 3284. Owen Moloney. The Story of Famine Works and Famine Relief in West Clare, Preserved through a Victim of Andersonville

Owen Moloney was 26-years-old when he was mustered into Company C of the 6th New Jersey Infantry on 7th November...
January 26, 2023
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Irish in the American Civil War Documentary

This week Ireland’s state broadcaster RTÉ (Raidió Teilifís Éireann) dedicated an episode of its show Nationwide to the Irish experience of...
January 10, 2023
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Irish in the American Civil War Campfire Chat, Episode 1: Civil War Thanksgiving, Christmas & the Battle of Fredericksburg

We hope all our readers are having a good December and getting ready for Christmas! This month we are launching...
December 17, 2022