John Joseph Connors VC , was born in Davaugh, Listowel, County Kerry, Ireland and was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces. Wikipedia*
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John Connors has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 House Committee as an Assistant Inspector General for the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1992 with an average of 89 views per program as a Deputy Inspector General for the Department of Housing and Urban Development.