95th Kilmichael Ambush Commemoration

The Annual Kilmichael Ambush Commemorations will be held on Sunday 29th November.  This is the 95th anniversary.  Mass in Castletown Kinneigh, with the local church choir at 10:30am, followed by graveside prayers for the three men who died at Kilmichael, and Diarmuid Ó Mathúna who died shortly afterwards.

Refreshments will be served in O’Callaghan’s Bar, just down the road from the church.  Then it’s on the the ambush site where the oration is being delivered by Diarmuid Ó Tuama from Belfast, at approx 1pm.

Graveside scene in Castletownkinneigh  Photo: Colum Cronin

Graveside scene in Castletownkinneigh Photo: Colum Cronin

Dinner will be served in the Parkway Hotel Dunmanway afterwards.

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