Stamp Your Mark on Irish Commemoration of the American Civil War

As events commemorating the  150th Anniversary of the American Civil War continue  into 2015, there is still an opportunity for Ireland to recognize the enormous contribution of tens of thousands of Irishmen who gave their lives, limbs  hearts and minds in this conflict. A commemorative stamp would be a fitting tribute and as An Post are looking for suggestions for a commemorative issue, would you like to make this suggestion by filling in their form here ? It will only take a few minutes!

Read more on this in the repressed item from Irish in the  American Civil War blog

Stamp Your Mark on Irish Commemoration of the American Civil War.

 

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2 Comments

January 27, 2013 · 9:35 pm

2 responses to “Stamp Your Mark on Irish Commemoration of the American Civil War

  1. Kerry

    I just watched a PBS program on ‘The Irish Brigade’. An infantry of Irish immigrants, mostly from New York who fought for the Unionist to help abolish slavery. They should be remembered most defintely!

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