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The Unknown Soldier

Nov 11, 2011

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Bullets fly past him as he runs forward In mud soaked fields he hears calls From men he knows and men he doesn’t Someone close by hit by a fragment This field, this bloodbath he fights in For family, for country, for King He knows now the horror of war first hand As others he […]

The Battle of Kinsale

Nov 11, 2011

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1601 was the year it happened at the start of October During the nine years war, The thoughts of Cork were far from sober For an invading fleet was on its way from across the Irish sea But the people of Kinsale were ready for battle so to meet They had allied themselves with the […]