The 1916 Easter Rising and Edward Daly in Dublin Ireland
The 1916 Easter Rising leader Edward Daly was an Irish soldier who fought the British troops in Dublin Ireland. The story of how the British troops went into houses in North King Street and massacred innocent men and boys. No one was punished.
In pictures: Revolutionary Ireland 1913-1923
Major new photographic exhibition shows the bloody reality of life in Ireland from the 1913 Lockout to the tortured birth of the Republic.
This Day in History: Apr 24, 1916: Easter Rebellion begins
On this day in 1916, on Easter Monday in Dublin, the Irish Republican Brotherhood, a secret organization of Irish nationalists...
Sorcha MacMahon (20 July 1888 – 13 December 1970) was an Irish nationalist who was active during the Easter Rising of 1916 and both the War of Independence and the Irish Civil War.
Cathal Brugha (1874-1922). First chairman of the Dail Éireann (1919), Minister for Defense. Took the Anti-Treaty side and was killed in the beginning of the Civil War, 7 July 1922. "When many of us are forgotten, Cathal Brugha will be remembered" (Michael Collins on Brugha's death)