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Name:    Bannon, John
Profession:  Clergy
Born/Started:     Dec. 29, 1829
Died/Ended:     Jul. 14, 1913
Description:    An Irish priest who lived in St. Louis during the Civil War and went to battle with regiments serving the Confederacy, Fr. Bannon helped build St. John´s Catholic Church in St. Louis where he served in the Archdiocese of St. Louis under Archbishop Peter Kenrick, a fellow son of Ireland.

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