Monday, May 16, 2011

Volunteer Tony Ahern Remembered

A commemoration to mark the 38th anniversary of Volunteer Tony Ahern took place in Carrigaline Co Cork on Sunday 15th May. Tony Ahern was just 17 when killed on active service in Fermanagh on the 10th May 1973. The parade was led by the MacCurtain/MacSwiney Republican Flute Band to the cemetery where the commemoration was chaired by Cllr Michael'Frick'Murphy with Cllr Chris O'Leary as the main speaker.

1 comment:

  1. Great commemoration, the RFB were brilliant as usual and both Cllr Michael'Frick'Murphy and Cllr Chris O'Leary spoke very well.