Captain Timothy Deasy
Patriot - Irish American
Robert J. Bateman, Lt. Col., 88th Brigade, Deputy Commander, New York Guard -

Army Division, New York, NY. 

Bateman, a native of Lawrence and a 1963 graduate of Lawrence  High School

and is a great -grand nephew of Captain Deasy, will discuss the amazing life

 of Captain Deasy, who fought for his beliefs on the  battlefields of three nations.

Mr. Bateman will look at the important role played by Irish/American Civil War 

veterans in the Irish Revolutionary/Republican (Fenian) Brotherhood and it's

fight for Irish freedom and independence.

Bateman received a bachelor's degree from Villanova University and did 

advanced graduate work in Irish studies at Harvard University. In addition to

15 years of service with the United States Departmrnt of the Treasury, he has 

also worked in the financial services industry.

Sunday, March 20, 2011  2 PM
Lawrence Heritage State Park Visitor's Center
1 Jackson Street, Lawrence, MA