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War Memorabilia of Matt Mooney, Athboy
Mattie Mooney's WW1 War Memorabilia
1. Type written account of WWI experiences (last page missing) recounted in 1977. 2. Christmas present for troups: cigarette box from Christmas 1914 3. Medals of Mattie Mooney from WWI 4. Framed Union Flag and Battle Flag presented to Northumberland Fusiliers. 5. Photo of Matt Mooney serving in Citadel Hospital, Cairo, with Sister Swan and patient.
After the war Matt Mooney returned to Ireland, trained as a watchmaker in Carlow and opened his own business on Main Street, Athboy.