Sean Hales led IRA attack on RIC barracks 1920

#OnThisDay 1920 An IRA unit, led by Sean Hales attacked Allihies RIC barracks. They blew a 15 foot wide hole in the wall, killed one officer & wounded another. The RIC refused to surrender but soon after pulled out of several barracks in the area.

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