“I am very proud of my son, and the only thing that is keeping me up is that he died for the cause of freedom and anti-Fascism, in which he believed till his last breath”


The thoughts of George Brown’s 67 year old Mother, Mary, 

succinctly identify the beliefs that motivated him.

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14th Commemoration Saturday July 17 2021

This year's event commemorating the death of Inistioge-born George Brown at the Battle of Brunete in the Spanish Civil War in July 1937 took place on Saturday, 17 July at Woodstock Gardens. 

The committee acknowledges the generous assistance from:

SIPTU,UNITE, CWU, CWU & The Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.