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Commemorating the Attack & Burning of the Dublin Custom House 25th May 1921

Custom House Commemoration

The Burning: An IRA After-Action Review – Part 1

Readers may have come across BMH.WS1410 “Burning of the Custom House, 25th May, 1921” by Michael O’Kelly. It is believed ....

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Dublin Custom House, 25 May 1921

Dublin Custom House, 25 May 1921

On a sunny summer Wednesday 100 years ago, Dublin Brigade IRA carried out its biggest operation of the War of ....

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Custom House Commemoration

Golf trophy saved. But careers go up in smoke. Views from a Different Custom House Window

Custom House officials watch the fire. None of the men covered below are in this photo (Irish Independent, 27 May ....

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Eye Witness – Daniel McAleese

Eye Witness – Daniel McAleese

When Daniel McAleese arrived for work in the Custom House on 25 May 1921, he had no idea he would ....

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Eye Witness – Memories Flood Back

Eye Witness – Memories Flood Back

In 2014 a transcription of a newspaper article from Easter 1916 Jubilee Year was posted on the Custom House Commemoration ....

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Custom House Commemoration

May 25 Burning Of The Custom House 1921

For the full story of the battle, we highly recommend “May 25 Burning Of The Custom House 1921″ by Liz ....

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Know your enemy! The Auxies at the Custom House

Know your enemy! The Auxies at the Custom House

    Counting some trophies (The Allen Library collection, now held by Military Archives) Possibly a controversial subject for most readers, this covers the ....

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