Angela ‘Angie’ Kirwan (née Rooney) RIP was a well-liked member of the Group who sadly passed away on 28 December 2017.In the same month of 1921 her grandad George Byrne was filmed puffing on his pipe with a big smile on his release from Kilmainham Gaol along with his comrades of the Custom House Fire Brigade, in a British Pathé newsreel taken on the occasion. George, 2nd from right in photo above, seemed to be almost acting like a father figure or minder as he oversaw his generally younger fellow internees being let out the gate of that formidable, imposing prison.Angie posted on the Commemoration Group Facebook page about her grandfather several times. Unfortunately we never managed to learn a ...

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