Michael J. O’Rourke VC 1917

#OnThisDay 1917 Michael O’Rourke, from Limerick ended three days of unceasing work as a stretcher-bearer, carrying in wounded & bringing medical assistance to those in No-Man’s Land under fire. For this selfless actions, he was awarded the Victoria Cross.


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