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IRISH IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

IRISH IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR

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Andersonville Irish Project Research Funding

I am delighted to announce that the Andersonville Irish Project has secured some important new research funding thanks to the...
July 9, 2024
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Tracing Thomas: The Story of a Young Donegal American’s Death in Normandy, and the Image that Recorded his Fate

Although this site is dedicated to the Irish and Irish emigration in the period of the American Civil War, I...
June 7, 2024
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Return to Bull Run: Join us on 22 September to Explore the Irish Experience at Manassas

If you haven’t read John Hennessy’s superb Return to Bull Run: The Campaign and Battle for Second Manassas, you definitely...
May 31, 2024