The Scramoge Ambush, Roscommon 1921

#OnThisDay 1921 Roscommon IRA ambushed a truck of British Army, RIC & plain clothes Black and Tans near Strokestown. Three British soldiers & one RIC man were killed. Two Black and Tans were taken prisoner & later executed to prevent them identifying their captors.

#Ireland #History

Truck Army RIC

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