#OnThisDay 1902 Kevin Barry was born in Dublin. Barry, a medical student & IRA Volunteer. He had raided for arms & ambushed soldiers, when he was captured & sentenced to death. Barry was the first republican to be executed since the Easter Rising. He was 18.
Published by theirishatwar
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