Featured Letters: Letter from Alfred Gerald Crofton to Lady Clonbrock, 1 October 1916 National Library of Ireland

FEATURED LETTER Letter from Alfred Gerald Crofton to Lady Clonbrock, 1 October 1916 (National Library of Ireland) by Dr Brian Hughes Over 210,000 Irish men, all volunteers, served in the British armed forces during the Great War. For a long time overlooked, or even forgotten, the contribution of these men has finally achieved due recognition and … Read more

TALK by Professor Susan Schreibman: ‘Hidden Stories of the Great War: The Letters of 1916 Project’

  Dublin Branch, Western Front Association Saturday 12 April 2014 | 2.30-4.00pm National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin   TALK by Professor Susan Schreibman: ‘Hidden Stories of the Great War: The Letters of 1916 Project’  Paragraph from the Dublin Western Front Association website: The centenary of the Great War coincides with an explosion of primary sources … Read more