Tom Crean is a widely celebrated Irishman and, a recipient of the rare Albert Medal for bravery.
His full story is written By Tim Foley author of The Biography, Crean - The Extraodinary Life of an Irish Hero, and tells the story of Tom Crean from his humble beginnings in Annascaul, County Kerry to his untimely death in July 1938.
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|Date of Birth||16th Feb 1877|
|Date of Death||27th Jul 1938|
|Father (First Name/s and Surname)||Patrick Crean|
|Mother (First Name/s and Maiden)||Catherine Courtney|
|Number of Siblings||10, 7 brothers and 3 sisteres|
|Townland born||Born in farming area of Gutuchrane, near the village of Annascaul|
|Occupation||At the age of 16 he enlisted in the Royal Navay as a boy second class on 10 July 1983.|