Michael “The” O’Rahilly, Founding Member of the Irish Volunteers

#OnThisDay 1875 Michael “The” O’Rahilly, founding member & Director of Arms of the Irish Volunteers, was born in Kerry. O’Rahilly was opposed to the Rising but said “I’ve helped to wind up the clock, I might as well hear it strike!” He died during the fighting.

For more, read here: https://humphrysfamilytree.com/ORahilly/the.orahilly.html

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