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The late William Geary, New York And Kilrush

6.9910.00

Description

William Geary’s life spanned the whole of one century and parts of two others. He took part in training the Volunteers during the War of Independence. He entered the newly formed Garda Siochána, and while he was stationed in Kilrush, it was alleged that he took a bribe from the IRA. This led to his dismissal, and for 72 years he fought to clear his name.

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Description

William Geary’s life spanned the whole of one century and parts of two others. He took part in training the Volunteers during the War of Independence. He entered the newly formed Garda Siochána, and while he was stationed in Kilrush, it was alleged that he took a bribe from the IRA. This led to his dismissal, and for 72 years he fought to clear his name.

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Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Clare county, third series

Bitrate:

128 kbps

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

42.03 MB

Number of files:

1

Product ID:

CDCL03-24

Subject:

A member of the Garda Siochána, dismissed in 1928 and exonerated in 2000, tells his story

Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe

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