MnáMondays: Mary O’Connell Bianconi Veteran WW1 & WW2

Mary O’Connell Bianconi, from Clare served with the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry in both World Wars. During WW1, she was joined the VAD, became an ambulance driver (& mechanic) & once drove through a German artillery barrage to pick up wounded. She rejoined in 1939.


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