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O’Hanlon steps down after 33 years

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11 Feb 2011 Comments Off on O’Hanlon steps down after 33 years
O’Hanlon steps down after 33 years

As Dr. Rory O’Hanlon, TD prepares for retirement following the General Election, we at The Northern Standard felt it would be fitting to do a profile on his life, after what has proven to be a vast and varied career. EARLY LIFE Rory O’Hanlon was born in Dublin in 1934, eleven years after the Irish Civil War ended. His father was a Medical Officer in the army, who had also participated in the War of Independence and the subsequent Civil War. Although, these conflicts were never talked about, Rory could recall the ...