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The Kilmichael Memorial in County Cork

Opinion: Commemorating Kilmichael




Pádraig Óg Ó Ruairc on the pitfalls of commemorating the Kilmichael ambush. The Southern Star newspaper recently reported (3rd August 2013) that Cork …

The IRish Army in 1930s German style helmets. Troops were called out to aid the Gardai in Limerick in 1935.

A Limerick riot




Brian Hanley looks at a riot  in Limerick in 1935   At about 10.30pm on the 20th July 1935, a Saturday night, …