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O’Daire Paddy

 .                                                        Paddy O’Daire   Patrick O’Daire was born on 22nd May 1905, the Glenties (Na Gleannta) a village in the northwest of Ireland in central CountyDonegal. Although very young at the time, he had played […]


Apling Paddy

(E C) Paddy Apling Born in April 1925 as Edward Chatterton Apling, he found his baptismal name a bit too pompous for taste, growing up. With no connections to Ireland, his choice of nickname supplanting […]