The Clock Is Still Going

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

Daniel Finlayson – a Scots-Irish Volunteer

Daniel Finlayson – a Scots-Irish Volunteer

Dan, best man at a family wedding, 1923 Having survived combat in the Tan War, 6 months in Kilmainham Gaol under ....

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Oscar Traynor – Soccer star, IRA Leader and Honest Politician.

Oscar Traynor – Soccer star, IRA Leader and Honest Politician.

Great image marking Easter 2016 Centenary –Features goalkeeper Oscar Traynor in 1912, later President of the FAI. Glasnevin is the resting ....

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John Byrne – Unknown Burning victim named at last

John Byrne – Unknown Burning victim named at last

Only known photo     After the mistaken identification of one body at KGV Military Hospital mortuary (see here), the remains were readied ....

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Tom Kehoe (Keogh)

Tom Kehoe (Keogh)

November 1924: Knockananna graveyard, Co Wicklow. A large group of well dressed young men gathered to unveil a monument they ....

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This year’s commemoration 2017

This year’s commemoration 2017

The plan for this year’s commemoration. At 12.30 pm we will assemble at the statue in the grounds of the Custom ....

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Custom House Commemoration

May 25 Burning Of The Custom House 1921

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

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Tom Ennis (Part 3) – Rise & Fall: From Civil War, via Mutiny to Civvy Life.

Tom Ennis (Part 3) – Rise & Fall: From Civil War, via Mutiny to Civvy Life.

After his wounding at the Custom House Tom spent 3 months in Geraldine O’Donnel’s Nursing Home & then further time in ....

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Johnny Wilson, from the Theatre Royal to Carrigaphooca

Johnny Wilson, from the Theatre Royal to Carrigaphooca

Saturday the 28th of April 1917, was a day that would change 19 year old Johnny Wilson’s life forever. As ....

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Vinny Byrne

Vinny Byrne

Vinny Byrne was one of the most active and deadly members of the Dublin Brigade. He was out from the age ....

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