Captain Myles Keogh Born Leighlinbridge, Carlow 1840

#OnThisDay 1840 Captain Myles Keogh was born in Leighlinbridge, Carlow. He served in the Papal Army in Italy & the Union Army in the US Civil War. Keogh died at the Battle of Little Bighorn in 1876, his body un-mutilated supposedly because of his holy medals.

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