10 October 2018
Cork First World War Hero Remembered
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission is marking the end of the First World War Centenary with 120 personal stories of those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the last months of the war. One remarkable story is that of Josephine Carr, from Cork who died on 10 October 1918. The CWGC commemorates a staggering 120,000 men and women who died between 8 August and 11 November 1918
One of the most decorated non-combatants of the First World War is being remembered 100 years after his death.
A rededication service will be held at 12 midday on Wednesday 24 October 2018 at Grangegorman Military Cemetery in Dublin, Ireland for Private George Chalmers.