Sligo's Great War Dead 1914-1918

Sligo's Great War Dead 1914-1918

21 August, 7pm - 8pm

  • Simone Hickey
  • The Factory Performance Space, Lower Quay St., Sligo
  • Co. Sligo

Simone Hickey, MA in Historical & Heritage Studies, expands on her research of the men from Sligo who volunteered to fight in the Great War but never came home.

The talk culminates from 5 years data analysis & research. Simone will speak of the methods of identifying & verifying each man while also highlighting the men's motivation behind their enlistment. Moreover, the public sentiment of the time towards the men will be addressed. Lastly, Simone will detail how you can continue this or other research by discussing best practice of historical sourcing methods.

Admission & Booking

  • Admission Free

Access & Parking

  • Not suitable for Children under 12
  • Wheelchair Access (Full)
  • Car Parking Available

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