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  • WS Ref #: 987 , Witness: Sean Breen, Officer IRA, Wexford, 1921

    • ... Witness Captain Sean Breen, 16 McCurtain St., Gorey,, Co. Wexford. Identity. Second Lieut. 'G' (Gorey) Company, 3rd Battalion, North Wexford Brigade, 1920. Subject. National activities, Gorey, Co. Wexford, 1918-1921. Conditions, if any, Stipulated by Witness. Nil File No S.2312 Form ...

    • ... in County Wexford since. The witnesses and evidence for me were the same as at the trial in Green St ... . It is interesting to state that this lady's. house (with four others in North Wexford) was destroyed by fire ...

    • ... STATEMENT BY CAPTAIN SEÁN BREEN, 16, McCurtain Street. Gorey, Co. Wexford. During the conscription period in 1918 a Company of the Volunteers was formed in Gorey. At a meeting held in the Market House W.J. Brennan-Whitmore and Michael McGrath were elected officers. At that time the Company ...

    • ... . O'Connor, Crown Solicitor, Wexford, prosecuted. My comrades outside had engaged Mr. Kinahan, B.L ...

    • ... the Wexford Assizes for trial again. This time Mr. J.D. Rosenthal, K.C., and Mr. Kenny, B.L., instructed by Mr ...

    • ... was now about 300 strong, became 'G' Company 3rd Battalion; North Wexford Brigade. Training in the use ...

  • WS Ref #: 1010 , Witness: Laurence Redmond, Member IRB, Enniscorthy, 1912; Captain IRA, Wexford, 1921

    • ... Witness Laurence Redmond, Castle Annesley, Kilmuckridge, Co. Wexford. Identity. Member of I.R.B., Enniscorthy, 1912-; Captain Kilmuckridge Coy. 3rd Batt'n. North Wexford Brigade, 1917-. Subject. Irish Volunteers, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, 1914-1921. Conditions, if any, Stipulated by Witness. Nil File ...

    • ... STATEMENT OF MR. LAURENCE (LAR) REDMOND, Castle Annesley, Kilmuckridge, Co. Wexford. I was always interested in national affairs. Father Michael Murphy, the renowned priest of '98, was related to me on my mother's side. About 1911 or 1912 Larry de Lacey of Enniscorthy asked me to join the Irish ...

    • ... , 3rd Battalion, North Wexford Brigade. We took an active part in the 1918 general election on behalf ...

  • WS Ref #: 1084 , Witness: James O'Toole, Lieutenant IRA, Wexford, 1921

    • ... ROINN COSANTA. BUREAU OF MILITARY HISTORY, 1913-21. STATEMENT BY WITNESS. DOCUMENT NO. W.S. 1,084 Witness James O'Toole, McCurtain Street, Gorey, Co. Wexford. Identity. Lieut. 3rd Batt'n. Staff, North Wexford Brigade, 1921. Subject. Activities of 'A' Company, 3rd Battalion, North Wexford Brigade ...

    • ... STATEMENT BY MR. JAMES O'TOOLE McCurtain Street, Gorev, Co. Wexford. formerly of Clonee, Camolin, Co. Wexford. About the montn of April 1918, a meeting of the men of Clones, Camolin, Co. Wexford ... was administered by John J.O'Reilly who at that time was adjutant of the 3rd Battalion, North Wexford Brigade ...

    • ... , in Wexford ordered the destruction of the following houses: Sean Etchingham's Courtown; Kenny's, Ballycaley ... this was published in the Wexford papers. The column got orders (I don't know whether they came ...

    • ... and the Murphys could not do enough for us. They were one of the best families in Co. Wexford. They fed us ...

    • ... of the North Wexford Brigade. The column was held at the camp to act as guards, etc ...

    • ... from the County Inspector's office in Wexford or from R.I.C. Headquarters, Dublin. This information ...

  • WS Ref #: 1085 , Witness: Sean Whelan, Officer, IRA Wexford, 1921

    • ... ROINN COSANTA. BUREAU OF MILITARY HISTORY, 1913-21 STATEMENT BY WITNESS. DOCUMENT NO. W.S. 1,085 Witness Sean Whelan, St. Senan's, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. Identity. Q.M. North Wexford Brigade; O.C. No.1 Flying Column North Wexford Brigade. Subject. Shooting (execution) Of District Inspector Lee ...

    • ... Whelan (Sean Whelan) (One time Capt. 'A' Coy., Q/M North Wexford Brigade, 0/C Flying Column and Q/M 3rd ...

    • ... Statement by Seán Whelan, St. Senan's. Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. Shooting of District Inspector Lee Wilson: I remember the day well - though I have forgotten the date. It was an evening in June 1920. I was crossing the bridge in Enniscorthy on my usual evening visit to "Antwerp" (Volunteer ...

    • ... 2. I did not sleep much that night and was up early next morning to see Joe Goodall, the driver of a lord hackney car that was jointly owned by Jim Cullen, 0/C 2nd Battalion1 and T.D. Sinnott, 0/C North Wexford Brigade. This was the car that was to be used on the job. Joe handed over the keys ...

  • WS Ref #: 1156 , Witness: Thomas Francis Meagher, Member Flying Column, IRA, North Wexford, 1921

    • ... Francis Meagher, 4 Friary Hill, Enniscorthy, Co; Wexford. Identity. Member of North Wexford Flying Column. Subject. Enniscorthy Company Irish volunteers, Co. Wexford, 1914-1921. Conditions, if any ...

    • ... , Peadar Clancy sent for me and told me to try to get back to Wexford as it was intended to start a Flying Column there soon. I returned to Wexford and made my way to Martin Kelly's, Tombrack. Soon ...

    • ... ORIGINAL BUREAU OF MILITARY HISTORY 1913-21 BURO STAIRE MILEATA 1913-21 No. W.S. 1,156 STATEMENT BY THOMAS FRANCIS MEAGHER, 4 Friary Hill, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. I entered the Postal Department of the Civil Service in 1909. I was assigned to the Post Office in Enniscorthy. I joined ...

    • ... to the Mission House, Enniscorthy, now Parish Priest of Glynn, Co. Wexford, also told us to mind our arms ...

    • ... -7- Coolree, and his brother Torn, Jimmie Jordan, Frank Gibbons and myself. Phil Lennon informed us that he had decided to start a Flying Column which would operate in the North Wexford Brigade area. He 5aid he would start with about ten men and build up until he had it at full strength, which ...

  • WS Ref #: 1160 , Witness: Patrick Carton, Member IRA Flying Column, Wexford, 1921

    • ... ROINN COSANTA. BUREAU OF MILITARY HISTORY, 1913-21. STATEMENT BY WITNESS. DOCUMENT NO. W.S. 1,160 Witness Patrick Carton, Ballinclare, Leskinfere, Gorey, Co. Wexford. Identity. Member of North Wexford Flying Column. Subject. Irish Volunteers Camolin, North Wexford, 1914-1923. Conditions,if any ...

    • ... STATEMENT BY PATRICK CARTON, Ballinclare, Leskinfere, Gorey, Co. Wexford. I joined the Camolin Company of the Irish Volunteers when it was started early in l9l4. There were about 80 men in the company. James Quinn was in charge and we were drilled by Michael Byrne who was formerly in the British ...

    • ... raid in our area and got a number of shotguns. Just before the formation of the North Wexford ...

    • ... had come from Dublin. I was brought to Enniscorthy and then to Wexford, later to Dublin and finally ...

  • WS Ref #: 1174 , Witness: Patrick Kenny, Captain IRA, Wexford, 1921

    • ... ROINN COSANTA. BUREAU OF MILITARY HISTORY, l913-21. STATEMENT BY WITNESS DOCUMENT NO. W.S. 1,174 Witness Patrick Kenny, Ballydarragh, Craanford, Gorey, CO. Wexford. Identity. captain 'E' Company 4th Battalion, North Wexford Brigade, 1918 Subject Irish volunteers, Gorey district, Co. Wexford, 1914 ...

    • ... STATEMENT BY MR.PATRICK KENNY Ballydarragh, Craanford, Gorey. Co. Wexford. My first connection with the Volunteer movement was early in 1914, when I joined a group of the Irish National Volunteers ... remained. We then formed the Craanford Company and were attached to the 3rd Battalion, North Wexford ...

    • ... on to.: the battalion 0/C. Some time in March the same year I got word that the North Wexford Brigade ...

  • WS Ref #: 1216 , Witness: Patrick Murphy, Friend of IV leaders, Wexford, 1916

    • ... Witness Very Rev. Canon Patrick Murphy, P.P., "ST. Glynn, Co. Wexford. Identity. Member of the House of Missions, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, 1900-1935. Subject. The Easter Week Rising, 1916 Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. Conditions, if any, Stipulated by Witness. Nil File No. S.2488 Form BSM2 ...

    • ... to Wexford. They were later tried by Courtmartial and condemned to death, but the sentence was commuted ...

    • ... and elsewhere had assembled in Wexford town. They were under the commandof Colonel French, a Wexford man ... on the English Military Authorities issuing a proclamation in the four towns of Wexford of this action ...

    • ... 6. A meeting of the members of the Peace Committee is held and Father Fitzhenry, Citizens P. O'Neill and S. Buttle go to Wexford. Next comes the return of the Wexford deputation and we know ... Doyle offering to go up in the custody of two military men, obtainable at Wexford, to interview Pearse ...

    • ... STATEMENTBY THE VERY REV. PATRICK CANON MURPHY, "St. Laurence", Glynn, Co. Wexford. An Account of the 1916 Rising in Enniscorthy, I was born at Whitehill, Kilmore, County Wexford, on 25th January, 1877. I studied for the Priesthood at Rome and Clonliffe College, Dublin, and was ordained Priest ...

    • ... of the "Wexford Revolt" of 1916. Lieutenant M• de Lacy, who joined us and worked like half a dozen ...

  • WS Ref #: 1257 , Witness: James Daly, Officer IRA, Wexford, 1921

    • ... Witness Seumas Ua Dalaigh (James Daly), Tomnalossett, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. Identity. Adjutant North Wexford Brigade March-July, 1921. Subject. Courtnacuddy Company Irish Volunteers, No. 2 Battalion, Co. Wexford, 1915-1921. Conditions, if any, Stipulated by Witness. Nil File No. S.2534 Form B.S.M ...

    • ... . It was to this place that the North Wexford Brigade Flying Column came when there was much enemy activities. About ... .) from No. 2 Battalion area, about 5 from each company, on the mail train from Wexford to Dublin in May, 1921. This train used carry 10 soldiers and a sergeant every Friday from Wexford barracks to pay ...

    • ... STATEMENT BY JAMES DALY, Tomnalossett. Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. Review of period from my joining of Irish Volunteers until the Truce. July 11th, 1921: I joined the Irish Volunteers in the summer of 1915 at Courtnacuddy. We were enrolled, by two men from Enniscorthy Company - Thomas Doyle, Shannon ...

  • WS Ref #: 1276 , Witness: Liam O'Leary, Commandant IRA, Wexford, 1921

    • ... O'Leary, 8, Main Street, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. Identity. Adjutant, Wexford. Brigade, 1920; Adjutant North do. 1920; later. Subject. National activities, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, 1916-1920. Conditions ...

    • ... -6- 1920. The County Wexford Féis was held in Wexford town on Whit Sunday, 23rd May, 1920. Sometime - Whit Monday - T.D. Sinnott called me and said that three G.H.Q. Staff Officers were in Dr. James ... and myself left Wexford to see Dr. Kelly, who was dispensary doctor in Killane area, to procure ...

    • ... ORIGINAL BUREAU OF MILITARY HISTORY 1913-21 BURO STAIRE MILEATA 1913-21 No. W.S. 1,276 STATEMENT BY MR. LIAM O'LEARY, 8 Main Street, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford. 1916 The Volunteer Hall, "Antwerp", and Dun na nGaedhal, the Gaelic League Hall, adjoined one another in Mary Street, at the bottom ...

    • ... your powder dry”. He is now (1955) Very Rev. Canon P. Murphy, P.P., Glynn, Wexford. The Volunteers ...

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