Memorial window in Belfast

Post date: 27/11/2015

Photos by Marshall Mateer of the unveiling of the International Brigade memorial window in Belfast City Hall on 24 November. The window was commissioned by Belfast City Council and designed and produced by Alpha Stained Glass of Derry.

Ciaran Crossey, Chair of the Belfast-based International Brigade Commemoration Committee (IBCC).

From left: Isabel Pinar of the Madrid-based AABI International Brigades friendship group, Lynda Walker of the IBCC, Belfast Lord Mayor Arder Carson and Marlene Sidaway, President of the International Brigade Memorial Trust.

Arder Carson with Liz Shaw, daughter of International Brigader Joe Boyd. Over 40 Belfast men joined the International Brigades, of whom 12 died in Spain.

More photos of the event taken by Marshall Mateer can be viewed here: 

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