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Kinsale Record Volume 23

The latest edition of the Kinsale Record, the largest to date has been launched by the Chairman of the Bandon Kinsale District, James O’Donovan.

The Lusitania centenary was the big event of 2015 so it is not surprising that a number of articles deal with that topic, ranging from Fennella …

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Lusitania Centenary 2015

The sinking of the Lusitania off the Old Head of Kinsale on May 7th 1915, has been described as the first major civilian atrocity of W.W.W.1 and part of the reason why President Wilson eventually abandoned the U.S. policy of neutrality in April 1917. At the beginning of the war …

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