12 May 2005 Edition
I nDíl Chuimhne
May 10th 1973: Vol Tony Ahern, Cork Brigade; May 12th 1981: Vol Francis Hughes, Long Kesh; May 13th 1972: Fian Michael Magee, Fianna Éireann; May 13th 1972: Vol John Starrs, Derry Brigade; May 13th 1973: Vol Kevin Kilpatrick, Tyrone Brigade; May 13th 1974: Vol Eugene Martin, Tyrone Brigade; May 13th 1974: Vol Seán McKearney, Tyrone Brigade; May 15th 1971: Vol Billy Reid, Belfast Brigade, 3rd Battalion. "The Irish Republic must be made a word to conjure with — a rallying point for the disaffected, a haven for the oppressed, a point of departure for the socialist, enthusiastic in the cause of human freedom." - James Connolly. Remembered now and always by their many friends and comrades in the Republican Movement.
AHERN, Tony (32nd Ann). In proud and loving memory of Volunteer Tony Ahern, who died on active service on 10 May 1973. Always remembered by the Republican Prisoners, Castlerea Prison; By the Ahern/Crowley SF Cumann, Cork; Cork SF.
HEHIR, Hugh (17th Ann). In proud and loving memory of Volunteer Hugh Hehir, who died on active service on 6 May 1988. Always remembered by the Republican Prisoners, Castlerea Prison.
HUGHES, Francis (24th Ann). In proud and loving memory of Volunteer Francis Hughes who died on Hunger Strike on 12 May 1981. Always remembered with love and pride by the Hughes, Connolly and McElwee Sinn Féin Cumann, Bellaghy; Tom McElwee Cumann, Greenlough; Séamus Steel Cumann, Newbridge; McCusker, McMullan and O'Hagan Cumann, Swatragh; Casement, Kelly, Highstead Cumann, Maghera; Fergal O'Hanlon and John Davey Cumann#, Lavey; Ballinascreen Sinn Féin Cumann; Magherafelt Sinn Féin Cumann and Counties Derry and Antrim Republican Graves Association.
KILPATRICK, Kevin; MARTIN, Eugene; McKEARNEY, Seán (32nd Ann). In loving memory of Volunteers Kevin Kilpatrick, Eugene Martin and Seán McKearney, Tyrone Brigade, Oglaigh na hÉireann, who were killed on13 May 1973. Remembered always by West Tyrone Ogra Shinn Féin.
SANDS, Bobby (24th Ann). In remembrance of Bobby Sands and his nine fellow hunger Strikers. From the Romero Community, Adelaide, South Australia.
FERGUSON. Sincere condolences to the entire Ferguson family on the recent loss of Richard. In sympathy, John and Sherry.
HOURIHANE/MacCARTHY. Deepest sympathy is extended to Seán Kind on the recent deaths of his uncle Denis Hourihane and his Aunt Mary McCarthy. From all the republican prisoners, Castlerea Prison and Cork SF.
McCOMB. Deepest condolences to the entire McComb family on the sudden and tragic loss of young Stephen. "Eternal rest grant unto him O Lord, and perpetual light shine upon him..." With our sympathy, the Staff of An Phoblacht.
MONAGHAN. Deepest sympathy is extended to Linda Monaghan and family on the recent death of her grandmother Elizabeth. From Kieran Kiely and all Republican Prisoners, Castlerea Prison; From Ahern/Crowley SF Cumann, Cork; Cork SF.
CONGRATULATIONS to all SF MPs and councillors. From West Tyrone Ogra Shin Féin.
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