Unveiling of the Plaque by Jack Jones - President of the IBMT

Additional photographs added, July 3rd

George Brown Commemoration,
27-28th June 2008, Inistioge, Kilkenny

The plaque erected in the Church of Ireland graveyard, Inistioge, Kilkenny.   George Brown

Jack Jones unveiling the plaque

  Jack with Bob Doyle and Paddy Murphy, the Chairman of the Memorial CommitteeVenue of the Friday night social.

Sean Walsh, Secretary of the Inistioge GB Memorial Committee addresses the crowd.

  Jack Bob and Paddy

A young relative of GB reading out a poem about him.

  Jack and Bob at the plaque.

Graveyard where the plaque was erected.

  Part of the crowd singing the Internationale

IBMT and Connolly Column banners in the graveyard.

  Marlene Sideaway (of the IBMT) reading the famous speech on the leaving of the Brigadiers.

The 2 IB veterans with Paddy Murphy, Chairman of the Memorial Committee.

  Part of the receptive crowd at the unveiling.

More people at the unveiling.

  receptive crowd listening to the speeches.

Jack Jones with his son Mick.

  Sean Walsh speaking at the unveiling.

General photos of the Village
Friday Evening - Opening Lecture, etc.
Saturday morning lecture and presentations
Woodstock - Tree Planting, etc.

Other Reports of the Commemoration