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Saturday, August 4, 2012
Members of the Thirteenth Dáil - Patrick Lehane
Patrick Desmond Lehane (died 1 July 1976) was an Irish politician. A farmer by profession, he was an unsuccessful candidate at the 1943 and 1944 general elections for the Cork South–East constituency. He first elected to Dáil Éireann at the 1948 general election as a Clann na Talmhan Teachta Dála (TD) for the Cork South constituency. He was re-elected at the 1951 general election as an independent TD but lost his seat at the 1954 general election.