The mass beforehand will be held in Rathcoole School, and refreshments afterwards in the School also.
“On the evening of July 1st 1921. the Auxiliaries set fire to and destroyed the wood at Rathcoole, from where the Rathcoole ambush had been launched. The same day that they shot and killed local man Bernard Moynihan as he was out cutting hay.” – Auxiliaries Suffer Major Defeat at Rathcoole
Bernard Moynihan Commemoration
Sunday, June 26th 2016
in Rathcoole at 1:30pm
Preceded by Mass at 12:30pm
Guest Speaker Labhrás Ó Murchú
Holders of Old IRA Medals Especially Welcome