Private John Mahony from Ennis KIA 1916

#OnThisDay 1916 Pte John Mahony from Ennis, Clare was KIA almost a year from his first wedding anniversary. Mahony married Bridget Moriarty & 10 days later left rejoin his unit. Bridget, a widow by 22, never remarried & commissioned this painting of them.

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