The Easter Rising Begins 1916

#OnThisDay 1916 Patrick Pearse & members of the IRB, Irish Volunteers, Irish Citizen Army & Cumann na mBan take over several key buildings around Dublin. The Easter Rising had begun. They intended to end British rule in Ireland. It would last 6 days.
For more, read here: https://www.irishtimes.com/1916

Inside GPO 1916

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