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Today is the anniversary of the death of Irish revolutionary leader Michael Collins. On August Collins was shot and killed while fighting for freedom during the Irish Civil War. Check out his family tree on Geni! Michael Collins, Irish Republican Army, Belfast City, Dublin City, Irish Pride, Celtic Pride, Celtic Symbols, Historia Universal, Erin Go Bragh

The famous image of Michael Collins attending the funeral of Arthur Griffith, (16 August 1922), six days before his own death at Béal na Bláth.

Today is the anniversary of the death of Irish revolutionary leader Michael Collins. On August Collins was shot and killed while fighting for freedom during the Irish Civil War. Check out his family tree on Geni! Michael Collins, Irish Republican Army, Belfast City, Dublin City, Irish Pride, Celtic Pride, Celtic Symbols, Historia Universal, Erin Go Bragh

The famous image of Michael Collins attending the funeral of Arthur Griffith, (16 August 1922), six days before his own death at Béal na Bláth.

in 1921 – In an extremely hostile environment over the Treaty debate, Michael Collins smells some dirty work and addresses the House. – Stair na hÉireann/History of Ireland Irish Celtic, Irish Men, Ireland 1916, Irish Independence, Erin Go Bragh, Irish Eyes Are Smiling, Michael Collins, Women's History, Modern History

#OTD in 1921 – In an extremely hostile environment over the Treaty debate, Michael Collins smells some dirty work and addresses the House.

MR. MICHAEL COLLINS: Mr. Speaker, there is just a little matter to which I would like to refer before anything else is said. It is this. My private office was raided last night and important books and documents were taken. Is there any member here who accepts responsibility for that raid? PRESIDENT DE VALERA: As…

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 Commonwealth, Ireland 1916, Ireland Map, Irish Independence, Northern Irish, Northern Ireland, Ireland Fashion, Belfast City, Erin Go Bragh

#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…

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Bás in Éirinn: An Irish Perspective on Death

UH Honors Student enjoys Irish graveyard To answer one of Dr. Armstrong's questions: Most of my dead are in Ireland. In relation to t...

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