The Mallow Shootings 1921

#OnThisDay 1921 IRA ambush RIC County Inspector W.L. King near Mallow. They wounded King but killed his 30 y/o wife. In retaliation, Black and Tans & Auxiliaries shoot and kill three railway workers at Mallow train station. One a 17 y/o, another a father of 8.

Image

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s