RIP Ernest “Square” McCartney

Swim Ireland are saddened to learn of the passing of swimming and water polo star of the 1940′s and 1950′s Ernest “Square” McCartney(Wellington).

Ernest attended the 1948 Olympic Games in London and was honoured by Swim Ireland in 2011 and by the Olympic Council of Ireland in 2012 for competing in the Games.

Deepest sympathy is extended to his family and friends.

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