The First IRA attack on RIC Barracks in the War of Independence 1918?

#OnThisDay 1918 The first IRA attack on an RIC Barracks took place in Gortatlea, Kerry by Tom McEllistrim &his men. A few weapons were taken but two Volunteers were shot dead by RIC. This raid is sometimes classed as the first action of the War of Independence.

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