#OnThisDay 1921 IRA attack a night train carrying 150 British troops outside of Dungloe, Donegal. A ferocious firefight took place & the British had a Lewis machinegun on the roof of the engine. The IRA lost none & claimed to have killed or wounded 6-12.
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Hi, I'm David, I'm from Ireland. I am an avid fan of history. I have my B.A. in History, my M.A. in Military History and Strategic Studies,a Post Qualification Diploma in History and I've been teaching History for five years now. I wanted to create a podcast that examines, in great detail, major Irish battles and battles allover the world in various wars that Irish people played a significant part in. Hope you enjoy. View all posts by theirishatwar