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Saturday, May 12, 2012
Members of the Eleventh Dáil - Patrick O'Driscoll
Patrick Florence O'Driscoll
Patrick Florence O'Driscoll (14 January 1878 – 8 August 1949) was an Irish Clann na Talmhan politician. A farmer by profession, he was first elected to Dáil Éireann at the 1943 general election as a Clann na Talmhan Teachta Dála (TD) for the Cork West constituency. He was re-elected at the 1944 general election and did not contest the 1948 general election.