Phillipe Ray

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A file image of Jack O’Mahony, an Irish man who fought in the British army during the second World War who has now turned 100. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision.

An Irishman who survived the Blitz and Normandy landings during the second World War to play his part in the liberation of France, celebrated his 100t(...)

Irish veteran John O’Mahony, who was named Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur in Midleton, Co Cork. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

An Irish veteran of the second World War has expressed his gratitude to the French government after they awarded him the Legion d’Honneur for his role(...)