‘Medals of Honour’

Brigid Geoghegan
Brigid Geoghegan • 14 November 2019
in group PPN Community
Event date 15 Nov 09:30 - 8 Dec 16:00 (Ongoing)
Event location Athlone

Friday 15th Nov – 8th Dec. Athlone Castle, in association with The Decade of Centenaries Fund from the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, presents ‘Medals of Honour’ – a temporary exhibition dedicated to the display of Irish war memorabilia. Highlights of this exhibition will include medals of the First World War period and medals awarded posthumously to persons who took part in 1916 and during the War of Independence, 1919-1921.