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Remembering the 35 girls who died in a Cavan orphanage fire in 1943
# St Joseph’s Orphanage
# St Joseph’s Orphanage

Remembering the 35 girls who died in a Cavan orphanage fire in 1943

Jan 20th 2018, 11:28 AM 27,068 Views 47 Comments

Fine Gael TD Kate O’Connell highlighted the tragic fire in the Dáil this week during a debate on the Eighth Amendment.