Information Required on Members of the Irish Volunteers

/Information Required on Members of the Irish Volunteers

Information Requests Irish Volunteers etc

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I am writing the biography of George Gilmore, O/C of the First Battalion of the South Dublin Brigade and later the Dublin No. 2 Brigade during the Civil War.  Since Neil O'Boyle, also called Ned (Niall) Plunkett Boyle of Donegal was also in the Dublin No. 2, in the Third Battalion, I am interested [...]

Joseph (Joe) Traynor IRA Volunteer, Information required

My Mother’s brother, (uncle) Joseph (Joe) Traynor lived in Ballymount, Clondalkin, and was a Volunteer with ‘F’ Company, 4th Battalion, No 1 Dublin Brigade during the late 19’teens’.  I would welcome any information about his ‘Volunteering’ activities to include a historical note I am writing about him. Joe was captain of the “Young Emmets” GAA [...]

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Information Required Laois Volunteers & third northern brigade of the irish volunteers

I am trying to get information on my grandfathers service in the Irish Volunteers 1918-1921. His name was Jack Rice from Laois. He later served in the Garda. Thanks Brian O'Connell ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- i am trying to find service records for James (seamus) rice of markethill, Armagh, who said he was with the third northern brigade [...]

Jimmy J.J. Sheridan of Cornakill, Mullagh, Co. Cavan

My father, Jimmy J.J. Sheridan of Cornakill, Mullagh, Co. Cavan received 2 War of Independence medals with pin on bars in the 1940's. Unfortunately when he died and the family were dispersed the medals were lost. I have been informed that a once off re-issue of these medals is possible if the necessary verification can [...]