Michael Collins

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news of Collins's death was a traumatic shock. During the Anglo- War he led the IRA and was a member of the unofficial Irish government. Michael Collins, Ireland 1916, Irish People, Erin Go Bragh, Irish Culture, Irish Roots, Irish Celtic, Irish Eyes, World History

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The news of Collins's death was a traumatic shock. During the Anglo-#Irish War (1919-1921) he led the IRA and was a member of the unofficial Irish government.

Michael Collins inspects a National Army soldier during the Irish Civil War, Michael Collins, Ireland 1916, Limerick Ireland, Limerick City, Dublin, Irish Independence, Irish Free State, Easter Rising, Northern Irish

LOT:249 | A photograph of Michael Collins in uniform at Newcastle West, Co. Limerick on the 8th August 1922, 14.5 x 9.5cm

James Adam & Sons Ltd | LOT:249 | A photograph of Michael Collins in uniform at Newcastle West, Co. Limerick on the 8th August 1922, 14.5 x 9.5cm

June 1922 Michael Collins gave the order to bombard the Four Courts with artillery shells in an attempt to remove anti-Treaty IRA. This was to be the start of the Irish Civil War. Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Irish Independence, History Images, History Pics, Modern History, Michael Collins, Collor, Irish Eyes

June 28 1922. Michael Collins gave the order to bombard the Four Courts with artillery shells in an attempt to remove Anti-treaty IRA. This was to be the start of the Irish Civil War.

The Irish Free State newspaper Vol. 1 No. first edition published on the of August A scarce and interesting Michael Collins memorial edition Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Old Irish, Irish Celtic, Irish Independence, Irish Free State, Irish Republican Army, Michael Collins, Emerald Isle

The Irish Free State newspaper Vol. 1 No. 28, first edition published on the 29th of August 1922. A scarce and interesting Michael Collins memorial edition

Rare video of Michael Collins - the day he “signed his own death warrant” Amazing British Pathé footage shows time when the Anglo-Irish treaty of 1921 was at the most critical moment. Ireland 1916, Ireland Map, Irish Republican Brotherhood, Rare Videos, Michael Collins, Irish Celtic, Big Men, Ireland Travel

Pathé newsreel shows Michael Collins sign "his own death warrant" on this day in 1921

No wonder the ladies loved Michael Collins! This silent British Pathé newsreel film was taken after the Anglo-Irish Treaty was signed on December 6, 1921. Rare video of Michael Collins, from Britain's Pathe newsreel, taken on the day he “signed his own death warrant” at a time when the Anglo-Irish treaty of 1921 was at the most critical moment.

General Michael Collins (on armoured car) leading National Army troops into Portobello Barracks. The barracks would be renamed after one of the Irregular leaders killed in the Civil War, Charles Burgess (Cathel Brugha) Dublin Ireland, Ireland 1916, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Irish Republican Brotherhood, Armored Vehicles, Army Vehicles, Irish Independence, Erin Go Bragh

Michael Collins, known as the 'Big Fella', entering Portobella...

Michael Collins, known as the 'Big Fella', entering Portobella Barracks on an armoured vehicle during the Irish Civil war. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

Irish politician and Sinn Fein leader Michael Collins (centre, looking down) and General Richard Mulcahy (right) marching in uniform at the head of the procession at the funeral of Irish political leader and founder of Sinn Fein Arthur Griffith in Dublin. Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Ireland Map, Bobby Sands, Irish Republican Army, Irish Fashion, Michael Collins, Irish Celtic, Civil Rights

Irish politician and Sinn Fein leader Michael Collins and General...

Irish politician and Sinn Fein leader Michael Collins and General Richard Mulcahy marching in uniform at the head of the procession at the funeral of Irish political leader and founder of Sinn Fein... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

Nephews of Michael Collins in the Irish National Army, Left to right: Finian O'Driscoll, Fachtna O'Driscoll, Seán Collins Powell, Michael Powell Ireland 1916, Ireland Map, Dublin Ireland, Irish Independence, Funny Supernatural Memes, Easter Rising, Old Irish, Michael Collins, Irish Roots

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

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