Taking Tipperary town

//Taking Tipperary town

By Diarmuid O’Connor:

Commandant Padraig O’Connor After taking Tipperary town with 250 Dublin Guards and 100 National Army troops under Gerry Ryan goes on patrol on horseback with two Dublin guards. July 1922. He refused the use of artillery to take the town from General Eoin O’Duffy, so it came down to hand to hand combat.

Tipperary town civil war

By | 2017-09-13T15:08:46+00:00 October 12th, 2015|Irish Civil War|0 Comments

Leave A Comment