• Short Summary

    The prescribed Irish Republic Army turned out in large numbers at Edentubber -- a mile from the Eire-Northern Ireland border -- on November 16, for a memorial service to five comrades killed in action against British security forces at Newry, Co.

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    The prescribed Irish Republic Army turned out in large numbers at Edentubber -- a mile from the Eire-Northern Ireland border -- on November 16, for a memorial service to five comrades killed in action against British security forces at Newry, Co. Down, last year. A monument to the five was dedicated by the Chairman of the I.R.A. Committee.

    As the Catholic Church frowns on the I.R.A.'s activities no priest could be found to officiate. After speeches and prayers there was a wreath-laying ceremony and then a parade of I.R.A. members.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA27413LEN03L5A0G9MSJ1HO55C
    Media URN:
    VLVA27413LEN03L5A0G9MSJ1HO55C
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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