Two Men shot in Castlemartyr Shootout 1920

#OnThisDay 1920 Vol William Heffernan (pic) & RIC Constable Tim Quinn were both killed in a shootout in Castlemartyr, Cork. Quinn & his sergeant happened upon a car with IRA men in it. Vol. Aherne shot Quinn & Sergeant Curley shot Heffernan as they drove off.

William Heffernan, shot dead at Castlemartyr.

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