Events Imeachtaí

Constable Patrick Whelan An Constábla Patrick Whelan

  • Start / Tús:
  • 26.04.16
  • Carnmore, Co. Galway and Bohermore Cemetery, Galway City
  • An Carn Mór, Contae na Gaillimhe agus Reilig an Bhóthair Mhóir, Cathair na Gaillimhe
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A commemorative event, including wreath-laying, for Constable Patrick Whelan, the only facility of the 1916 Rising in County Galway.

Ócáid chuimhneacháin, lena n-áirítear searmanas fleascleagain, le haghaidh an Chonstábla Patrick Whelan, an t-aon duine a fuair bás in Éirí Amach 1916 i gContae na Gaillimhe.

There will be an unveiling of a commemorative stone at Carnmore, the site of the engagement between the Castlegar and Claregalway Volunteers and the RIC. The dispute resulted in the death of Constable Patrick Whelan, the only fatality of the Rising in County Galway. The unveiling of the commemorative stone will be followed by a wreath-laying ceremony at the grave of Constable Patrick Whelan in Bohermore Cemetery.The wreath-laying and unveiling of the commemorative stone will be jointly lead by the Cathaoirleach of the County of Galway and the Mayor of the City of Galway.

Nochtfar cloch chuimhneacháin ar an gCarn Mór, láthair na gníomhaíochta idir Óglaigh an Chaisleáin Ghearr agus Bhaile Chláir agus an RIC. Fuair an Constábla Patrick Whelan bás mar thoradh ar an achrainn, an t-aon duine a bhásaigh san Éirí Amach i gContae na Gaillimhe. I ndiaidh nochtadh na cloiche cuimhneacháin beidh searmanas fleascleagain ag uaigh an Chonstábla Patrick Whelan i Reilig an Bhóthair Mhóir. Is iad Cathaoirleach Chontae na Gaillimhe agus Méara Chathair na Gaillimhe a bheidh i gceannas ar an searmanas fleascleagain agus nochtadh na cloiche cuimhneacháin.

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