Newtownforbes Memorial Card


(3)Newtownforbes C21.12.25

ID/Title: Newtownforbes Memorial Card

Date: 1914

Creator: unknown

Description: A memorial card for Captain Fergus Forbes, killed in action at Mons on August 23, 1914. Captain Forbes was a significant figure in the community of Newtownforbes; his family were Catholic aristocrats, and the town was named after them.

Source: MCA C21 Collection, Mercy Congregational Archives, Sisters of Mercy Irish Congregation, Dublin, Ireland

Additional Information: © Mercy Congregational Archives