Auxiliaries beat & drown ex-British Army Captain & Hotelier Nicholas Prendergast 1920

#OnThisDay 1920 Nicholas Prendergast, ex-British army captain & proprietor of the Blackwater hotel in Fermoy was kicked & beaten unconscious by Auxiliaries & dumped alive into the river for trying to stop their drunken antics. His body was found 5 weeks later.

#Ireland #History

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