James Durney’s talk on the life of Frank Conroy who died in Spain in December 1936.

The James Connolly Festival 2018 at the New Theatre in Temple Bar (Dublin) gave over Saturday night, May 12, to FIBI to commemorate the Irish who fought with the International Brigade in the Spanish Civil War and, in particular, Kildare socialist-republican Frank Conroy. Kildare historian James Durney gave a short talk on the life of Conroy who died in Spain in December 1936. Christy Moore paid his own tribute to Frank Conroy when he took to the stage and performed four songs including “Viva La Quince Brigada”. (photo by Donal Higgins)

 

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