Frank Browne

Type: Person
Name: Frank Browne
Title: Monetary Policy and Statistics - Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland (Ireland)
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Rare: The last photo of the Titanic, two days before it sank

Titanic - Representative picture from the original motion movieThis photograph is the last known picture of RMS Titanic on the surface of the ocean. It was taken during her maiden voyage at Crosshaven, Ireland, just after the vessel departed Queenstown ... [Published Deccan Chronicle - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

A night to remember for Ballyea’s John Browne

Wednesday, July 30 is a night Ballyea trainer John Browne won’t forget in a hurry.Having watched his son, Jack, turn in a majestic display for Clare in their emphatic victory over Cork in the Munster U-21 Hurling Championship final at Cusack Park, Browne ... [Published Clare Champion - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

World War I through a lens

EE O’Donnell SJ describes how photographer Fr Frank Browne became a decorated war heroWhen World War I broke out in 1914, 80,000 Irish men joined the British Army – the vast majority of them being Catholics. Chaplains were badly needed and the religious ... [Published Irish Catholic - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Poignant 1914 newspaper turns Irish clocks back to WWI

Source: PicasaIF YOU WERE at Heuston Station in Dublin yesterday, you might have thought for a moment that time had been turned back.Dressed in period clothes, newspaper boys were giving out copies of the Flanders Fields Post.Inspired by The Wipers Times, ... [Published TheJournal.ie - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Stunning and poignant first World War pictures by Fr Browne

Mounted soldiers transporting shells to the front near Ypres, Belgium in 1917. Photograph: Fr BrowneAn ambulance station with men on stretchers in Ypres. Photograph: Fr Browne. It was just after Christmas 1916 and Fr Frank Browne wrote from the front ... [Published Irish Times - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Titanic priest was decorated war hero

RMS Titanic– 28 July 2014The photography-loving Irish priest who captured the last images of the doomed liner RMS Titanic in 1912 was an unheralded hero of World War I.A new book has outlined how Cork-born Fr Francis Browne, a Jesuit priest, served on ... [Published Belfast Telegraph - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Fr Browne: Titanic photographer… and war hero

HE is best known as the man who spent time on board the Titanic when it docked at Cobh and took some remarkable photographs of life on deck — but was ordered off the vessel before it began its doomed voyage to the U.SBut Father Francis Browne, born in ... [Published Evening Echo - Jul 26 2014]

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Rare: The last photo of the Titanic, two days b... [Published Deccan Chronicle - Aug 23 2014]
A night to remember for Ballyea’s John Browne [Published Clare Champion - Aug 07 2014]
World War I through a lens [Published Irish Catholic - Aug 07 2014]
Poignant 1914 newspaper turns Irish clocks back... [Published TheJournal.ie - Aug 05 2014]
Stunning and poignant first World War pictures ... [Published Irish Times - Jul 29 2014]
Titanic priest was decorated war hero [Published Belfast Telegraph - Jul 28 2014]
Fr Browne: Titanic photographer… and war hero [Published Evening Echo - Jul 26 2014]
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