Wexford, Ireland Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Iwo Jima flag raising: Curious historians prompt Marine Corps investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... of World War II. However, in 2014, historians including Eric Krelle, of Omaha, Neb., and Stephen Foley, of Wexford, Ireland, began raising doubts about the picture. In November of the same year, the Omaha World-Herald published a report with their ...

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  2. Marine Corps investigating claims about iconic Iwo Jima photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Westland Observer

    ... The investigation comes years after amateur historians Eric Krelle, of Omaha, Neb., and Stephen Foley, of Wexford, Ireland, began raising questions about the identity of one of the men in the photograph, The Omaha World-Herald reported. The photo ...

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  3. Correction: Iwo Jima Photo Identities storyRead the original story

    Tuesday May 3 | The Gazette

    ... Marines announced its inquiry more than a year after Eric Krelle, of Omaha, Nebraska, and Stephen Foley, of Wexford, Ireland, began raising doubts about the identity of one man. In November 2014, the Omaha World-Herald published an extensive story ...

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  4. GAA digest: John Conlon set for lengthy lay-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | RTE.ie

    Clare could be without John Conlon for the entire Munster Championship as the influential forward recovers from torn ankle ligaments. Conlon suffered the injury while scoring 1-01 in the Allianz Hurling League semi-final win over Kilkenny a fortnight ago.

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  5. Marines investigating claim about identity of men in Iwo Jima photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Eric Krelle, a toy designer from Omaha, Neb., and Stephen Foley, who works at a building supply company in Wexford, Ireland, questioned the identity of one man. The Marine Corps has opened an investigation into whether it misidentified one of the ...

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  6. Marine Corps may have made mistake in iconic Iwo Jima photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | New York Daily News

    ... by John Bradley's son James Bradley, which Clint Eastwood adapted into a film. But Stephen Foley, of Wexford, Ireland, said he noticed some discrepancies in the photo while he was recovering from an operation and had plenty of free time to analyze ...

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  7. Marines investigating ID in famous Iwo Jima flag-raising photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Cleveland.com

    ... Marine Corps said in a statement, reports ABC News . Eric Krelle, of Omaha, Nebraska, and Stephen Foley, of Wexford, Ireland, believe John "Doc" Bradley might not be one of the men pictured in Joe Rosenthal's famous photo taken atop Mount Suribachi, ...

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  8. Iwo Jima Photo Probed for Mistaken IDMarines announce investigation.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | The Daily Beast

    The Marine Corps has launched an investigation into whether one of the men shown raising the American flag at Iwo Jima in the historic World War II photo was mistakenly identified. Omaha, Nebraska native Eric Krelle and Stephen Foley, of Wexford, Ireland, first raised doubts about the identity of one of the men in the photo in 2014 to the Omaha World-Herald .

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  9. Marines Investigate Possible Misidentification ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | 1560 KNZR

    ... had launched a review of the evidence collected by Eric Krelle of Omaha, Nebraska, and Stephen Foley, of Wexford, Ireland. Their work was profiled by the newspaper in 2014. The famous photo taken on Feb. 23, 1945, captured the second raising of a ...

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  10. Marines Investigate Possible Misidentification in Iconic Iwo Jima PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... had launched a review of the evidence collected by Eric Krelle of Omaha, Nebraska, and Stephen Foley, of Wexford, Ireland. Their work was profiled by the newspaper in 2014. The famous photo taken on Feb. 23, 1945, captured the second raising of a ...

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  11. Iwo Jima photo investigated by Marine Corps after Eric Kreller and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Daily Mail

    ... its inquiry Saturday, more than a year after Eric Krelle, of Omaha, Nebraska, and Stephen Foley, of Wexford, Ireland, began raising doubts about the identity of one of the men. Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal shot the photo on February ...

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  12. Genealogy Query - DEVEREUX : FLETCHER : HORNETT : OBRIEN : ONEILRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 30 | Cousinconnect.com

    Looking for families that are descendant's of Edward Fletcher of County Meath Ireland and Utica, New York, as well as Patrick Devereux of County Wexford Ireland and Utica, New York. Joe Fletcher Utica, New York

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  13. Worcester volunteers show they are up to scratch recreating historic needleworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Evesham Journal

    Celebrated as the "best embroideress in society" at the beginning of the 20th century, she is said to have declared that "Every bride should be able to cross stitch her own stair carpet". It is not known if she did cross stitch her own stair carpet but she was the epitome of an accomplished society lady and married Sir Robert Carew, of Castleboro House, County Wexford, Ireland.

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  14. Huddersfield St Patrick's Day parade 2014: reports, pictures and video from huge eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | IcChuddersfield

    ... to me. This year is the biggest crowd I've seen here for the parade." Colm Brennan, 50, had travelled from Wexford, Ireland with his wife Angela for the weekend to visit family in Brighouse. Colm said: "Angela is with the dancers and we have made a ...

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  15. Environmentally-Aware Children's Book Series Seeks Kickstarter BackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | SBWire

    ... Contact: Vicki O'Donnell Phone: +353 87 6592511 Address: Wexford, Ireland Skype: vickiodonnell2 Email: [email protected]

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  16. So much for rural crime: 94 out of 99 new gardai are assigned to LeinsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Independent.ie

    HARD WORK: Newly recruited gardai marching at their graduation ceremony at the Garda College last month in Templemore, Co Tipperary. Photo: Mark Condren Not one of the latest batch of garda recruits was allocated to a station in Connacht, while the entire province of Munster only got five trainees, figures obtained by the Sunday Independent show.

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  17. John BarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | What About Clients?

    Every work day thousands of Washingtonians pass an imposing six-foot statue mounted on an impressive pedestal a few feet away from 14th Street on Franklin Square, on 14th and K Streets, Northwest. It is of Captain John Barry, a Wexford, Ireland-born U.S. naval officer who quickly became one of George Washington's wartime favorites.

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  18. At a glance: Allianz League weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | RTE.ie

    It's D-day in the Allianz Football and Hurling Leagues, with the Division 1 semi-finalists in both codes and relegation victims in all divisions to be decided. Dublin finished third in Division 1A after a decent campaign that included impressive wins over Galway, Cork and champions Waterford after an initial heavy defeat to Tipperary.

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  19. Music, theatre and ceremony mark start of RisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | RTE.ie

    Formal ceremonies, musical performances and theatrical events were carried out at a number of locations across the country today to mark the start of the 1916 Easter Rising, attracting thousands of people. Simultaneous wreath-laying ceremonies were held in Dublin, Cork city and other locations around the country which played a key role in the Rising.

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  20. The first to rise and the last to fall, as all Wexfordians knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Independent.ie

    Were Helen, Nicola and Claire Cosgrove from Enniscorthy, watching a re-enactment of events of Easter 1916 Photo: Patrick Browne They were the first to rise and the last to fall. Nestled beneath the haunting shadow of looming Vinegar Hill, the people of Enniscorthy yesterday remembered its place in the history books.

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