Royal Scots kill 70 year old man in Clare 1920

#OnThisDay 1920 Charles Lynch, a 70 year old man was shot dead by L/Cpl McPherson of the Royal Scots. Lynch from near Miltown Malbay, Clare was trying to prevent two soldiers looting his house. The Scots, RIC and Black and Tans then burned the Lynch home.

#Ireland #History

Read more here: http://www.theirishstory.com/2013/02/07/missing-in-action-british-servicemen-secretly-buried-in-clare-during-the-war-of-independence/

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