COMMEMORATING VOLUNTEER OWEN KEENAN, 100 YEARS ON

24 September 2020 No Comments by The Northern Standard

Cllr Pat Treanor, laying a wreath last weekend on the grave of IRA member Owen Keenan, Corcaghan. Sunday 20th September, was 100 years from the date in 1920 that Owen Keenan died after being fatally wounded on the general raid for arms in August 1920 in which fellow Monaghan volunteers Barney Marron, Patrick McKenna and Peter O’Reilly also lost their lives.

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