Patrick McGrath (Irish politician)

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Patrick (Pa) McGrath (died 20 June 1956) was an Irish Fianna Fáil politician.[1] He represented Cork Borough as a Fianna Fáil Teachta Dála (TD) in Dáil Éireann between 1946 and 1956.[2] He served as Lord Mayor of Cork between 1952 and 1956.[3] In recognition of his active part in the Irish War of Independence, McGrath was made the chairman of the Cork City Old IRA Men's Association.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mr. Patrick McGrath". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 7 January 2011. 
  2. ^ "Patrick McGrath". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 27 February 2008. 
  3. ^ "Mayors of Cork". Cork City Council. Retrieved 10 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Death of a Deputy: Expression of Sympathy". Dáil Éireann. 20 June 1956. Retrieved 27 February 2008. 
Civic offices
Preceded by
Walter Furlong
Lord Mayor of Cork
1952–1955
Succeeded by
Seán Casey