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Private Michael McGuinn

 
 
Private Michael McGuinn Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 16, 2019
1. Private Michael McGuinn Monument
Inscription.  

In memory and honour of
Private Michael McGuinn,
Parkmore, Baltinglass,
And his comrades,
Killed in action at Niemba,
8th November 1960
While serving with the
United Nations Emergency Force
O.N.U.C. Congo,
"We Shall Remember"

In omós agus i gcuimhne ar an
Saighdiúir Singil Michael McGuinn
An Pháirc Mhór, Bealach Conglais,
Agus ar a chomrádaithe,
A maraiodh sa gcogadh i Niemba,
an 8 Samhain 1960
agus iad ag fónamh le
Fórsa Éigeandála na Náisiún Aontaithe
O.N.U.C. An Congó
"Cuimneofar orthu"

[Opposite side of monument]

In memory of
Garda Patrick O'Halloran,
Native of Gort, Co. Galway,
Who died in the execution of his duty
At Baltinglass, Co. Wicklow,
On 29th January 1924

I gcuimhne ar an
nGarda Patrick O'Halloran,
as an nGort, Co. na Gaillimhe ó dhúchas
a maraiodh ar dualgas
i mBealach Conglais, Co. Chill Mhantáin,
an 29 Eanáir 1924
"Ar Dhies Dé go raibh a Anam"

Garda Patrick O'Halloran Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 16, 2019
2. Garda Patrick O'Halloran Monument

 
Erected by Baltinglass Municipal District, Wicklow County Council.
 
Location. 52° 56.468′ N, 6° 42.475′ W. Marker is in Baltinglass, Leinster, in County Wicklow. Memorial is at the intersection of Main Street (Leinster Route R747) and Market Square, on the left when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Michael Dwyer, Sam MacAllister, and the Insurrectionists (a few steps from this marker); Jennie Wyse Power (a few steps from this marker); Mainistir Bhealach Conglais / Baltinglass Abbey (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Kevin Gerard Barry (approx. 6.7 kilometers away); Rathvilly (approx. 6.7 kilometers away); Doyle Family Shoeing Stone (approx. 6.7 kilometers away); The Rathvilly Rose (approx. 6.8 kilometers away); Ciorcal Cloch le Claífort Chaisleán an Ridire (approx. 7.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltinglass.
 
Also see . . .
1. United Nations Operations in the Congo. (Submitted on June 29, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. United Nations Operation in the Congo. (Submitted on June 29, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. The UN and the Congo Crisis of 1960 (Hobbes, 2014). (Submitted on June 29, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. UN Operation in the Congo (YouTube). (Submitted on June 29, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories.
Private Michael McGuinn Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 16, 2019
3. Private Michael McGuinn Monument
Looking west from Market Square
Patriots & PatriotismPeaceWars, Non-US
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 29, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 29, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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