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Finding James – An Irish World War I Journey

A Family World War I History Revisited Aedin Johnston first started researching Finding James in 2006 when she started looking into the life of her grand uncle who fought in World War I. Little was known about why James O’Connor joined the British army, particularly as he came from a largely Republican family. “They knew nothing of the life he led during the war, the battles he fought or where he died… As a result I did a huge amount of research and followed his footsteps through the war. In doing […]

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