Lt Henry James Hambleton Shot Dead near Nenagh 1920

#OnThisDay 1920 Intelligence officer Lt. H.J. Hambleton (not in pic) was shot dead outside of Nenagh by local IRA. His last words were reportedly “You bastards, you got me at last”. His unit, the Northamptonshires burned several premises in Nenagh that night.

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