History Stuff

Private Christopher Coleman

 

A Corkman dies on the Somme:One of the most powerful condolence letters ever written from the front line of the Great War

 

 

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Execution in the Dublin Rising: The soldiers who carried out the execution of the Easter Rising leaders

 

Casement at Limberg POW camp (2)The Oath of Treason

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Coffee morning talk on Sir John Lavery’s painting of Roger Casement on trial for High Treason

 

 

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The Fourcourts in the 1916 Rising

 

 

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The English soldiers who came to crush the 1916 Rising

 

 

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The M. & S. Wimereux French biscuit tin and the great war

 

 

 

High Treason by Lavery

 

Notes on a lecture about Roger Casement

 

 

 

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In some forgotten corner of a foreign field – British military dead in Ireland 1916

 

 

 

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Easter week, from the Salopian School magazine, May 1916 by Nevil Shute

 

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Nevil Schute and Easter week in Dublin

 

 

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An Intelligence Index card from the Irish War of Independence

 

 

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The Road to the Rising – an RTE lecture at the Fourcourts.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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