Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Mario On Irish TV Kildare Matters 45

Alan travels to Naas to commemorate the anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania. There he finds out about Thomas McCormack, a Robertsown man, who survived the tragedy. 
We meet his daughter, Vera, now 90 years old.

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Still a huge reaction to our programme about Kildare man Thomas McCormack who survived the Lusitania disaster 100 years ago!! In this mini-doc Mario Corrigan talks me through his research and we hear from Vera McCormack, a daughter of the Kildare man who survived.

Alan travels to Naas to commemorate the anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania. There he finds out about Thomas McCormack, a Robertsown man, who survived the tragedy. We meet his daughter, Vera,