Eamon Bulfin, from Argentina Raises the Irish Republic Flag over GPO 1916

#OnThisDay 1916 The Irish Republic flag flew over the GPO., raised by Eamon Bulfin, an Argentinian born Volunteer (whose father was from Offaly-bottom pic). He was sentenced to death but was commuted because of his nationality. He was deported after some time in Frongoch.


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