Hello, I'm seeking information on my grand uncle, James O'Brien (1893-197?) of Dunmanway. He was the son of William O'Brien and Johanna Connelly. He was a member of the Irish Volunteers, specifically the 3rd West Cork Brigade, for three years from 1918-1921. In later life it's known he was committed to a wheel chair which [...]
Roger Casements house front with plaque. Roger Casements house front with plaque.
By JL: Tom Clarke 1916 commemorative plaque at the junction of Parnell Street and O’Connell Street, Dublin
By JL While we all know about the leaders who were held at the Gymnasium at Richmond Barracks, people forget that many other important figures were here also. This is a photo of the plaque inside the gymnasium in 1986. Gymnasium at Richmond Barracks
By Eamon O’Cleirigh: A roadside tribute below Ben Bulben to Sligo’s Noble Six. […]
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By Tommy Conlon: It's just outside Drangan village . Pat in uniform was caught by the Tans making his way into the village and was summarily executed on the roadside where he caught by a single shot to the head, less than 6 months later Martin was killed in action when his column engaged the Tans [...]