Spanish Civil War Memorial, Writers Square

Monument to the people of Belfast who joined the XV International Brigade to fight Fascism in the Spanish Civil War 1936 – 1939.

It is located in Writers’ Square and commemorates the 48 Catholics and Protestants served side by side in the ranks of the International Brigades.

This sculpture was commissioned by  the International Brigade Commemoration Committee and unveiled by Bob Doyle, an International Brigade veteran, on 13th October 2007.

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