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  • February 2015

  • New Plaques Installed in O'Flaherty Memorial Grove, Muckross Arboretum

    16 February, 2015

    After some unavoidable delays, the new Rome Escape Line Plaques have now been installed at the O'Flaherty Memorial Grove in Muckross Arboretum. The Grove was originally opened in June 1994 to mark the 50th Anniversary of the WW2 Liberation of Rome (June 4th 1944) and the role played by Monsignor Hugh O'Flaherty in saving some 6500 people from Gestapo capture.

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