Joe Clarke
 

 

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Joe Clarke, died 1976

Founder member of the National Graves Association. I MBUAN-CHUIMHNE/SHEOSAIMH UÍ CHLEIRIGH/D’EÁG 22ú AIBREÁN 1976/PÁIRTEACH LE H-ÓGLAIGH NA H-ÉIREANN/in ÉIRÍ AMACH NA CÁSCA 1916/IN PROUD MEMORY OF/JOE CLARKE/DIED 22ND APRIL 1976/1916, VETERAN, MOUNT STREET OUTPOST/LIFE LONG REPUBLICAN/FOUNDER MEMBER/NATIONAL GRAVES ASSOCIATION/GURA SAIBHRE FLAITHÉAS DÉ/A ANAM UASAL His wife Eilish/Died 16th March 1993Lifelong member of NGA//

At the bottom of the grave is the inscription:Arna thógáil ag Cumann na/N-uaigheanna náisiúnta 1977

In the same grave are the remains of Rónán McLoughlin who was shot by the Gardaí during an armed hold up in 1998. The plaque reads:I ndíl cuimne ar/Oglact Rónán Mac Lochlainn/Briogáid Átha Cliat/Fuair sé bás/Ar son saoirse na hEireann/Ath na Fuinseoige Cill Mhantáin/1adh Bealtaine 1998, 27 bliana d’aois/I measc lochra na Gael/Go raibh a h-anam dílis

 

 

Further information and directions to the grave are to be found in "Dead and Buried in Dublin - An Illustrated Guide to the Historic Graves of Dublin.  Click here to order a copy of this book