IRA Raid Collinstown Aerodrome (Dublin Airport) 1919

#OnThisDay 1919 Dublin IRA raided Collinstown Aerodrome (now Dublin Airport) & took 75 rifles, 72 bayonets & 4000 rds of ammo. This was the IRA’s most successful raid, which involved rushing the sentries, getaway cars, British army uniforms, drugging dogs &more.

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