Col. Tom Kehoe & Free State soldiers killed at Carrigphooka, Cork. 1922

#OnThisDay 1922 Commandant Tom Keogh, who fought at Jacob’s Biscuit Mills in 1916, & 8 Free State soldiers were killed in a mine blast when their truck passed over a mine on a bridge at Carrigphooka, Cork. A republican prisoner was shot in retaliation in Dublin. #Ireland #History
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