An Irish Volunteers History 1913-1922

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Patrick Emmet Sweeney,

  Below is a letter we received from Tina Cameron,would any members or readers be of help here? My GG uncle was an Irish Volunteer, Patrick Emmet Sweeney, and I'm very proud to be related by blood to who I think was a hero.  He served at Jacob's Factory at the Easter Rising under MacDonagh, fought [...]

By | 2017-02-26T16:14:01+00:00 February 26th, 2017|An Irish Volunteers History 1913-1922|0 Comments

Roll of Honour, Belfast Brigade, Irish Republican Army, 1916-1966

Roll of Honour, Belfast Brigade, Irish Republican Army, 1916-1966 Charlie Monaghan, IRB, 21/04/1916 James Johnston, IRB, 1917 Bernard MacMackin, IRB, 29/5/1917 Vol. Joseph Giles, Óglaigh na hÉireann, 20/7/1920 Fian John Murray, Fianna, 28/8/1920 Edward Trodden, IRB, 26/9/1920 Vol. John McFadden, Óglaigh na hÉireann, 26/9/1920 Vol. Sean Gaynor, Óglaigh na hÉireann, 26/9/1920 Vol. Sean O’Carroll, Óglaigh [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:08:43+00:00 January 26th, 2017|An Irish Volunteers History 1913-1922|0 Comments

FORÓGRA SHEACHTAIN NA CÁSCA 1916

FORÓGRA SHEACHTAIN NA CÁSCA 1916 RIALTAS SEALADACH PHOBLACHT NA hÉIREANN DO MHUINTIR NA hÉIREANN A MHUINTIR NA hÉIREANN, IDIR FHIR AGUS MHNÁ: In ainm Dé agus in ainm na nglún a d'imigh romhainn agus a d'fhág againn mar oidhreacht seanspiorad na náisiúntachta, tá Éire, trínne, ag gairm a clainne chun a brataí agus ag bualadh [...]

Captain Peadar O’Mara (Or Peter O’Mara) Beggars Bush and Bolands Mills

By Sean O’Mara: One of my great Uncles who was in 1916. Captain Peadar O’Mara (Or Peter O’Mara) Beggars Bush and Bolands Mills where he didn’t want to surrender. He gets mentioned quite a bit in some documents and went on to have a long military career ending up as Provost Marshal of the Curragh. [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:08:45+00:00 January 16th, 2016|An Irish Volunteers History 1913-1922|0 Comments