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Fitzgerald Park

Daniel Florence O'Leary - Dónall Fínín Ó Laoghaire

Cork c. 1802 - Bogotá 1854
military general and aide-de-camp under Simón Bolívar
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
2010

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Description

Bronze bust.

Inscription(s)

General Daniel Florence O'Leary
1801-1854
Born in Cork City was Aide-de-Camp
to the
Liberator Simón Bolivar
during the Latin American Wars of Independence

A la Memoria del General Daniel Florence O'Leary (1801-1854)
Oriundo de Cork, Edecán de Simón Bolívar el Libertador,
en las Guerras de Independencia latinoamericanas.

Erected with the generous support of the Venezuelan Government
and presented to the people of Cork on
12th of May, 2010
by his Excellency Dr. Samual Moncada, Venezuelan
Ambassador to Ireland.

Gratefully received and acknowledged
on behalf of The O'Leary Family and The O'Leary Association
by
Richard Lynch & Cearoid O Mannán

Sculptor

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Location (N 51°53'43" - W 8°29'40")

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