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 Patsy O'Hara

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Patsy O'Hara

  • Birth 11 Jul 1957 Northern Ireland
  • Death 21 May 1981 Northern Ireland
  • Burial Londonderry, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
  • Memorial ID 6904866

Famed former leader of the Irish National Liberation Army prisoners in the H-Blocks. He joined IRA Volunteer Raymond McCreesh on a hunger strike on March 22nd, 1981, and succummed to starvation two months later. O'Hara's funeral was a huge event in Ireland, and the date of his death has become a celebration of Irish determination and courage.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Michael Sadaj
  • Added: 4 Nov 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6904866
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Patsy O'Hara (11 Jul 1957–21 May 1981), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6904866, citing Derry City Cemetery, Londonderry, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland ; Maintained by Find A Grave .