Bundle of papers relating to Private John Connolly, including genealogical information for various members of the Connolly family of Swansea (copies of census returns, information from Ancestry.co.uk, will indexes, military records); also information about the Defence of Rorke's Drift, in which Private John Connolly took part, and order of service for the ceremony of the rededication of the grave of John Connolly, Danygraig Cemetery, Swansea, Wed. 23 Jan. 2019. This research material was compiled during an extensive project to tell the story of Private Connolly by Peter Hall, which is documented in several of his films, reference D/D Z 717/46, 48, 49 and 61

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