First ‘Official” IRA attack on RIC barracks at Carrigtwohill, Cork 1920

#OnThisDay 1920 The first “Official” IRA attack on an RIC Barracks took place in Carrigtwohill, Cork. Local Volunteers & some from Cobh cut telephone wires, placed gelignite on the gable wall & blasted their way into the barracks. No casualties were inflicted.

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Carrigtwohill Barracks attack

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