Gen. Sir Michael Collins (& Irish Independence)

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A graffiti portrait of Collins in downtown Cork

A graffiti portrait of Collins in downtown Cork

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Karl Martin Irish Army Vehicles - Google Search

Karl Martin Irish Army Vehicles - Google Search

Associates of Collins

It's a wonder Hollywood has not recreated the life of one of Michael Collins' right-hand men.

Vinny Byrne, the most feared assassin sent by Michael Collins (VIDEO) | IrishCentral.com

It's a wonder Hollywood has not recreated the life of one of Michael Collins' right-hand men.

Harry Boland

Harry Boland

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Roger Casement

Roger Casement

Emmet Dalton, left, and Charlie Dalton, pictured after the war of independence in Ireland, in the distinctive uniform of the Dublin Brigade in the national army.

Emmet Dalton, left, and Charlie Dalton, pictured after the war of independence in Ireland, in the distinctive uniform of the Dublin Brigade in the national army.

EASTER RISING 1916 The Gallant Seven of Clanwilliam House who fought in the heroic battle of Mount Street Bridge.

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EASTER RISING 1916 The Gallant Seven of Clanwilliam House who fought in the heroic battle of Mount Street Bridge.

Tom Cullen, Michael Collins and Liam Tobin at the Gresham Hotel, January 1922.

Catherine Ryan – Oldest Resident In Thurles

Meet Mrs Catherine Ryan of Innisfail, Kickham St., the oldest resident of Thurles, who celebrated her 100th birthday on the 8th February last. Originally born

"England's Difficulty"

"England's Difficulty"

Left to right: Harry Boland, the Big Fellow, Eamon de Valera

Left to right: Harry Boland, the Big Fellow, Eamon de Valera

Harry Boland and Michael Collins

Harry Boland and Michael Collins

Michael Collins front and centre at the funeral of Arthur Griffiths, with Emmet Dalton in the centre of the picture in the row of officers behind him.

Comdt. Vincent Byrne, E Company, 2nd Battalion, Dublin Brigade, Old IRA.

Comdt. Vincent Byrne, E Company, 2nd Battalion, Dublin Brigade, Old IRA. Militaria

Funeral of M. Collins

The big lad

The big lad

MICHAEL COLLINS A small photographic print, postcard-size, 5 x 3 ins [13 x 8 cms], showing Michae

MICHAEL COLLINS A small photographic print, postcard-size, 5 x 3 ins [13 x 8 cms], showing Michae

Bid Live on Lot 157A in the 800 Years of Irish Political, Literary & Military History Auction from Adams.

Michael Collins is dead

Michael Collins is dead

Michael Collins funeral. Would anyone be able to identify the place?

Historic Dublin Pictures & Videos Thread

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Rest in Peace, Michael Collins! Irish Catholic Hero!!

Rest in Peace, Michael Collins! Irish Catholic Hero!!

Joe O'Reilly at funeral of Michael Collins with Sean Collins, 1922

Joe O'Reilly at funeral of Michael Collins with Sean Collins, 1922

Michael Collins death mask.

Michael Collins death mask.

Lot 157A - MICHAEL COLLINS A small photographic print, postcard-size, 5 x 3 ins [13 x 8 cms], showing Michael

MICHAEL COLLINS A small photographic print, postcard-size, 5 x 3 ins [13 x 8 cms], showing Michae

Bid Live on Lot 157A in the 800 Years of Irish Political, Literary & Military History Auction from Adams.

Pall Bearers drawn from the members of the squad shoulder the coffin Michael Collins to his Glasnevin buriel plot

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His Life and Times

Funeral of Michael Collins

Funeral of Michael Collins

Michael Collins Life: Activist, Military Leader, Political Leader

7 Famous Death Masks in History

A look inside the famous death masks (and deaths) from some of humanity's most notable — and notorious — individuals.

Michael Collins, Love of Ireland, 1922, by John Lavery, in the Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery, Dublin

Wild Irish Women (2)

British history posts by authors of British historical fiction.

Johnie Collins grieving over his dead brother Michael during the Lying-in-State at City Hall

Photo Album one

His Life and Times

michael collins funeral - Google Search

michael collins funeral - Google Search

His Life and Times

Photo Album one

His Life and Times

Michael Collins Tour - YouTube

The Price of Freedom

Every dark hour that Michael Collins met since 1916 seemed but to steel that bright strength of his and temper his gay bravery. You are left, each, inheritor...

Can you imagine any funeral in the modern age drawing a crowd comparable to the 500,000 who apparently flooded Dublin before Michael Collins was interreed in Glasnevin?...

Can you imagine any funeral in the modern age drawing a crowd comparable to the 500,000 who apparently flooded Dublin before Michael Collins was interreed in Glasnevin?...

Funeral of Michael Collins, Aug 1922

Funeral of Michael Collins, Aug 1922

Negotiations / Partition

Michael Collins in London at a press interview [1921?].

Michael Collins in London at a press interview [1921?].

Flashback to the turbulent beginning of Saorstát Éireann, which was hurtling towards civil war even as it gained statehood.

Free State came into being 90 years ago this week

Flashback to the turbulent beginning of Saorstát Éireann, which was hurtling towards civil war even as it gained statehood.

Treaty Negotiators Duiffy, Collins, Griffith, Barton

Today In Irish History

On this day in Irish History. What Happened on this Day – Ireland

Arthur Griffith, Robert Barton, Michael Collins at Treaty Negotiations

Babe Ruth – The Irish Connection. Robert Barton Escape. Milltown Massacre

On this day in Irish History. What Happened on this Day – Ireland

Michael Collins – great Irish leader. Find out more on Ireland Calling

Michael Collins – greatest Irishman who ever lived? - Ireland Calling

Michael Collins was one of the greatest Irishmen of all time. He spent his life fighting for his country's freedom. His service ultimately cost him his life.

Michael Collins during the London Negotiations

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His Life and Times

Michael Collins Funeral | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Michael Collins Funeral

These boys dressed in Na Fianna Éireann uniforms are carrying wreaths as part of the funeral procession of Michael Collins. Format: Glass Negative Date: 28 August 1922 NLI Ref.: INDH314 Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland

The Anglo-Irish Treaty was signed in London on 6 December 1921 and is an agreement signed by both parties (Great Britain and Ireland). Description from mareikeen903.wordpress.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

The Anglo-Irish Treaty: Pros and Cons

Discuss which of the following opinions you consider most convincing The Anglo-Irish Treaty was signed in London on 6 December 1921 and is an agreement signed by both parties (Great Britain and Ireland). It aborted the Anglo-Irish War and set the seal on the appearance of an Irish Free State. The settlement created it within…

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14. Anglo Irish War 1 of 3

The Dail Eireann is declared illegal and the new IRA fights a guerrilla war around Dublin and in the Irish Countryside in an effort to make Ireland ungoverna...

How was the Anglo-Irish Treaty received in the counties it made a frontier zone? By John Dorney. If you lived in the strip of Ireland from Dundalk to Leitrim in late 1921, there was much to be worried about. It was a period of interregnum, after the cessation of the Irish War of Independence, and pending political settlement being negotiated in London.

‘We must forgive but we won’t forget’ – The Treaty debates in the border counties.

How was the Anglo-Irish Treaty received in the counties it made a frontier zone? By John Dorney. If you lived in the strip of Ireland from Dundalk to Leitrim in late 1921, there was much to be worr…

Catherine Bridget (Kitty) Kiernan

Kitty Kiernan. She would be part of a love triangle with Michael Collins and his best friend Harry Boland.

Kitty Kiernan

Kitty Kiernan. She would be part of a love triangle with Michael Collins and his best friend Harry Boland.

Fun story: This is Kitty Kiernan, who was dating Michael Collins' best friend Harry Boland, but then she decided she liked Michael Collins better so she dumped Harry for his BFF. So then she and Mick got engaged, but then he died.

Fun story: This is Kitty Kiernan, who was dating Michael Collins' best friend Harry Boland, but then she decided she liked Michael Collins better so she dumped Harry for his BFF. So then she and Mick got engaged, but then he died.

"The awesome tragedy of Michael Collins’ death at Béal na mBlath on 22 August 1922 was the final grief for Kitty Kiernan, her devastation total. Instead of the planned double wedding— her sister Maud married Gearoid (O’Sullivan) in October—Kitty sat by her sister dressed in black from head to foot." (The original double wedding date had been set for October 19, 1922.)

Kitty Kiernan

"The awesome tragedy of Michael Collins’ death at Béal na mBlath on 22 August 1922 was the final grief for Kitty Kiernan, her devastation total. Instead of the planned double wedding— her sister Maud married Gearoid (O’Sullivan) in October—Kitty sat by her sister dressed in black from head to foot." (The original double wedding date had been set for October 19, 1922.)

Michael Collins with Catherine Brigid (Kitty) Kiernan

Michael Collins with Catherine Brigid (Kitty) Kiernan

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#OTD in 1922 – Michael Collins secretly authorised the formation of a specially paid unit of seventy IRA volunteers, known as the Belfast City Guard, to protect districts from loyalist attack. – Stair na hÉireann/History of Ireland

#OTD in 1922 – Michael Collins secretly authorised the formation of a specially paid unit of seventy IRA volunteers, known as the Belfast City Guard, to protect districts from loyalist attack.

In Northern Ireland there were continual breaches of the Truce by ‘unauthorised loyalist paramilitary forces’. The predominantly Protestant, Unionists government of Northern Ireland supported polices which discriminated against Catholics in which, along with violence against Catholics, led many to suggest the presence of an agenda by an Anglo-ascendancy to drive those of indigenous Irish descent…

The big lad

The big lad

MICHAEL COLLINS A small photographic print, postcard-size, 5 x 3 ins [13 x 8 cms], showing Michae

MICHAEL COLLINS A small photographic print, postcard-size, 5 x 3 ins [13 x 8 cms], showing Michae

Bid Live on Lot 157A in the 800 Years of Irish Political, Literary & Military History Auction from Adams.

Nephews of Michael Collins in the Irish National Army, 1922. Left to right: Finian O'Driscoll, Fachtna O'Driscoll, Seán Collins Powell, Michael Powell

Nephews of Michael Collins in the Irish National Army, 1922. Left to right: Finian O'Driscoll, Fachtna O'Driscoll, Seán Collins Powell, Michael Powell

It's a wonder Hollywood has not recreated the life of one of Michael Collins' right-hand men.

Vinny Byrne, the most feared assassin sent by Michael Collins (VIDEO) | IrishCentral.com

It's a wonder Hollywood has not recreated the life of one of Michael Collins' right-hand men.

Harry Boland

Harry Boland

Michael Collins in London at a press interview [1921?].

Michael Collins in London at a press interview [1921?].

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Flashback to the turbulent beginning of Saorstát Éireann, which was hurtling towards civil war even as it gained statehood.

Free State came into being 90 years ago this week

Flashback to the turbulent beginning of Saorstát Éireann, which was hurtling towards civil war even as it gained statehood.

Ireland Michael Collins Quotes. QuotesGram by @quotesgram

Ireland Michael Collins Quotes. QuotesGram

Discover and share Ireland Michael Collins Quotes. Explore our collection of motivational and famous quotes by authors you know and love.

Roger Casement

Roger Casement

Michael Collins is dead

Michael Collins is dead

Michael Collins quote; I would have followed Connolly to hell had such action been necessary.

Michael Collins quotes - Ireland Calling

A selection of quotes from Irish nationalist, Michael Collins surrounding the Easter Rising and the Anglo-Irish Treaty.

Michael Collins funeral. Would anyone be able to identify the place?

Historic Dublin Pictures & Videos Thread

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Easter 1916 Stories Michael Collins

Easter 1916 Stories Michael Collins

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