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 [...]

Information Required on Kerry I.R.A. Members Ballybunion Area

We are looking for any information on Kerry Volunteers/ IRA members from possibly the Ballybunion area, they were are all brothers,six of them, they are: Jeremiah Breen, James Breen,Daniel Breen,Michael Breen,Patrick Breen and Dennis Breen. Any information would be greatly appreciated,

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 [...]

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 [...]

Irish Volunteers, Information required

My father, Paddy (Patrick Joseph) McCarthy, who died in 1972, had a medal for service in 'A1 (University College Cork) Company, 2nd Battalion, Cork I Brigade, Oglaigh na hEireann (IRA) during the three months which ended on 11th July, 1921. His familiy was from Skibbereen. He was a student of engineering at UCC at the [...]

Daniel Christopher Desmond Cork IRA ?? Information required

Information required Hello Garry, Thank you for your speedy reply. My father Daniel Christopher Desmond was born at 8 Bunkers Hill on 9th December 1902 and later lived at 40 Upper John Street, Cork City. I do not know what brigade he served in or what area he was active in. He is most likely [...]

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 [...]

Information required on Irish Volunteers Youghal Cork