Birth (and Death) of Major General Emmet Dalton 1898 (Died 1978)

#OnThisDay 1898 Major General Emmet Dalton was born (and died 1978) in Dublin. He fought in WW1, then joined the IRA & became Director of Intelligence. He was in charge of the shelling of the Four Courts & was at Beal na mBlath. Retired in 1922 & made movies.


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