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To the End of the Earth: The Irish Military Diaspora in South America – Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara Lynch

The 5th and last part in our ‘To the End of the Earth’ – documentary series focus on the life of one of the most iconic revolutionaries of our time: Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara Lynch. We see that while some of the characters on the political stage ...

To the End of the Earth: The Irish Military Diaspora in South America – William Brown

The 4th part in our ‘To the End of the Earth’ documentary series on the Irish Military Diaspora in South America takes us from Foxford in County Mayo to Argentina when we look at the life of Admiral William Brown founder of the Argentina Navy. Admiral ...

To the End of the Earth: The Irish Military Diaspora in South America – Bernardo O’Higgins

The third documentary in the ‘To the End of the Earth documentary series on The Irish Military Diaspora in South America’ focuses on the life of Bernardo O’Higgins (son of Ambrose O’Higgins) the liberator of Chile. His story is of heroics and ...

To the End of the Earth: The Irish Military Diaspora in South America – John MacKenna

The second part in our ‘To the End of the Earth’ –documentary series on the Irish Military Diaspora in South America focus on the short but amazing life of Monaghan man John MacKenna. His life is an intriguing insight into a changing world both ...

To the End of the earth: The Irish Military Diaspora in South America – Ambrose O’Higgins

The first documentary in the ‘To the End of the Earth documentary series on The Irish Military Diaspora in South America’ series focuses on the life of Ambrose O’Higgins and how a boy born in Co Sligo in 1720, attained one of the highest political ...