UCD Archives Document of the Month: August 2017

Before his deployment to France in September 1917, Michael Moynihan (UCDA P57) wrote the letter below to his beloved younger brother John. Michael refers to the heavy losses of the 8th (Irish) Battalion of the King’s Liverpool Regiment at the Third Battle of Ypres (Battle of Passchendaele) in August, 1917.


To find out more about Michael and his time serving as a British soldier during WWI click on this link:



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