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General view of Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia (Angela Gallagher)

Irish American Civil War Veterans- in Australia

The vast majority of Irish-born veterans of the American Civil War lived out the remainder of their lives in the United States. As we have¬†previously¬†explored on the site (see here and here) a small number of these men also returned home to Ireland. Incredibly, there were others who chose to travel even further afield. Some […]

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