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      Hello folks Im trying to find out any info about my late father Patrick Byrne from Rathleigh in Portlaoise Co. Laois, he was born in 1916 and died in 1990,  said to be a member of the IRA and he was also a member of Sinn Fein and ran […]

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    Irish Volunteers who died between 24 April 1916 and 31 December 1920 Several weeks ago I put out an appeal for photographs, memory cards and lesser known ballads /poems about volunteers who died between 24 April 1916 and 31 December 1920. We got a good response from some of you […]

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    I was wondering if you could you help me find records relating to my grandfather’s cousin, MP McMahon. He was part of the Meelick IRA in the early 1900’s. See below a newspaper article from the Limerick Chronicle in 1921 re his funeral; it seems that it was very big […]

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    I wonder if you could help me to get any further information that might be available with regard to the activities of my Uncle, Bill Shanahan who was a volunteer in Dublin in 1920/21.  I just recently found out that he was in the IRA and was arrested in May […]

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    INFORMATION REQUIRED APRIL 2015 Posted on April 26, 2015 at 3:35 pm by PLEASE CHECK OUT OUR FACE BOOK PAGE AT https://www.facebook.com/groups/irishvolunteers/ james Cassidy . He was from the bone in Belfast and is pictured in this photo . ————————————————————————————– Mary J Murphy Sent: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 10:45 AM […]

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    I have a gran uncle michael obrien born in killeigh tullamore in 1902 approx. Michael and several siblings disappeared after the 1911 census. My grandfather Mathew stayed in Killeigh. He was interred in the Curragh in 1921. I would like to make contact with Ellen O’Brien to discuss further. Also, […]

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    Would you please be able to tell me if it is possible to get a copy of the cert for the Oglaig na hEireann that was issued to my grandfarther Joseph Sartini Regards, John Curley ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————-My grandfather, David Francis Ryder, was in the Mayo Flying Column. If there are any […]

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    Hello, My name is John Paul and am from Derry, Am looking to research Dick McKee who was involved in the Irish Bulletin, a news-sheet produced by Dáil Éireann’s Department of Publicity, Dick McKee, the IRA Commandant of the Dublin Brigade. Am led to believe that i have a family […]

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