Irish Election Literature

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Ad for Kieran Doherty -H-Block -Cavan Monaghan 1981 General Election August 2, 2011


From the 1981 General Election an ad for H-Block candidate Hunger Striker Kieran Doherty who was running in Cavan Monaghan. Doherty polled 9,121 votes and was elected. Another H-Block candidate Paddy Agnew was elected in Louth.
After 73 days on Hunger Strike, Doherty died on the 2nd of August 1981.

 

One Response to “Ad for Kieran Doherty -H-Block -Cavan Monaghan 1981 General Election”

  1. […] From the 1981 General Election an ad for H-Block candidate Hunger Striker Kieran Doherty. […]


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