De Valera at Fr. Griffin's House

De Valera at Fr. Griffin’s House

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De Valera at Fr. Griffin's House


Fr Griffin was arrested by the Black and Tans and killed during the War of Independence!

De Valera at Fr. Griffin's HouseThis photo was taken outside Fr. Griffin’s house in Galway just days before the Irish Civil War!

The athenry connection to this photo is Ciss Broderick, Larry Lardner and Michael Rynne, father of Professor Etienne Rynne

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Written by Finbarr O'Regan

Published here 02 Jan 2022 and originally published 1922

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Fr. Griffin Road, Galway, Ireland

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