Why is the new memorial to victims of the Lanzarote massacre at a memorial hall in Limerick?

The new memorial at a Memorial Hall in Limoichie, Co Meath, commemorates victims of Lanzarotes massacre who died in the Siege of Limerick in February 1842.This year marks 50 years since the siege ended with the surrender of General William T. “Billy” Borden, who had ordered the siege.Limerick was captured and occupied by British forces …